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Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. PHL - ROA

$189 - $352

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. 3005 / ...

$46 - $88

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Northeast Regional
  2. The Smart Way Commuter Bus / ...

$97 - $220

Train, bus via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  9 h 38 min

$175 - $450

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. 401.5 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Blacksburg via Washington, Dc, Washington, Christiansburg, and Exit 118 Park and Ride in around 10 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$140 - $220
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Philadelphia and Blacksburg is 547 km. The road distance is 642 km.

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Blacksburg is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $180 - $360.

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at VT Squires Student Center via Washington and Exit 118 Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Philadelphia to Blacksburg, including transfers.