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There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to Blacksburg by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va 1511 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center The Smart Way Commuter Bus / ...

$25 - $60

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Drive  •  3h 40m

  1. Drive from Richmond to Blacksburg 216.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Roanoke, bus  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Roanoke (ROA) RIC - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$222 - $1,206

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Lewisburg (LWB) RIC - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Blacksburg

$180 - $864

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at VT Squires Student Center via Campbell Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 20m.

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The distance between Richmond and Blacksburg is 165 miles. The road distance is 216.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Blacksburg without a car is to bus which takes 6h 20m and costs $25 - $60.

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It takes approximately 6h 20m to get from Richmond to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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Richmond to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Richmond, Va station.

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There is no direct flight from Richmond Airport to Roanoke Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 19m and has one stopover.

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Richmond to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Valley Metro Roanoke, arrive at VT Squires Student Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Blacksburg is 216 miles. It takes approximately 3h 40m to drive from Richmond to Blacksburg.

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  • Distance: 164.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 20m

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Richmond to Blacksburg via Campbell Court in around 6h 20m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Roanoke via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Richmond to Lewisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Richmond to Lewisburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Richmond Airport to Roanoke Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Blacksburg. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Richmond Airport is to bus which takes 54m and costs $2.

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