There are 6 ways to get from Radford to Charlotte by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
  2. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak

$143 - $347

Cheapest option

Drive to Beckley, fly  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Radford to Beckley
  2. Fly from Beckley (BKW) to Charlotte (CLT) BKW - CLT

$45 - $74

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Squires Student Center  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
  3. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak

$54 - $141

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Radford to Charlotte 157.8 miles

$15 - $23

Line 40 bus, bus to Roanoke, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from The HUB to Squires Student Center
  2. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  3. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Charlotte (CLT) ROA - CLT

$153 - $407

Bus to Lynchburg, fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Lynchburg
  2. Fly from Lynchburg (LYH) to Charlotte (CLT) LYH - CLT

$343 - $453

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The cheapest way to get from Radford to Charlotte is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Radford to Charlotte is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Radford and Charlotte is 133 miles. The road distance is 157.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Radford to Charlotte without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 57 min and costs $140 - $350.

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It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to get from Radford to Charlotte, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Beckley Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Radford to Charlotte is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Radford to Charlotte.

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ViaAir offers flights from Beckley Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Charlotte. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Radford to Charlotte.
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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 57 min

What companies run services between Radford, VA, USA and Charlotte, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Radford to Charlotte. However, you can take the taxi to Exit 118 Park and Ride, take the bus to Campbell Court, take the walk to Roanoke Amtrak, take the train to Lynchburg Amtrak, then take the train to Charlotte Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Radford to Charlotte via Squires Student Center, VT Squires Student Center, Campbell Court, Roanoke, Va, Lynchburg, Va, and Lynchburg Amtrak in around 9 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Roanoke to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from Lynchburg to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $650
ViaAir
Website
flyviaair.com
Flights from Beckley to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Radford Transit
Website
radfordtransit.com
Bus from The HUB to Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
radfordtransit.com

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