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There are 5 ways to get from South Boston to West Virginia by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train, bus  •  9h 57m

  1. Take a taxi from South Boston to Danville Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Danville Amtrak Station to High Point Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv

$131 - $213

Cheapest option

Drive, fly, train  •  6h 34m

  1. Drive from South Boston to Raleigh/Durham
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RDU - IAD
  3. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Amtrak Station

$128 - $346

3 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  10h 42m

  1. Take a taxi from South Boston to Danville Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Danville Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station

$151 - $295

Taxi, bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Take a taxi from South Boston to Kittrell Job Corp
  2. Take the bus from Kittrell Job Corp to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv

$155 - $243

Drive  •  5h 20m

  1. Drive from South Boston to Charleston 288 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from South Boston to West Virginia is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from South Boston to West Virginia is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 20m.

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The distance between South Boston and West Virginia is 163 miles. The road distance is 288 miles.

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The best way to get from South Boston to West Virginia without a car is to taxi and train and bus which takes 9h 57m and costs $130 - $220.

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It takes approximately 9h 57m to get from South Boston to West Virginia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Boston to West Virginia is 288 miles. It takes approximately 5h 20m to drive from South Boston to West Virginia.

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United Airlines offers flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in West Virginia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Boston to West Virginia.
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  • Distance: 163.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 57m

What companies run services between South Boston, VA, USA and West Virginia, USA?

There is no direct connection from South Boston to Charleston. However, you can take the taxi to Danville Amtrak Station, take the train to High Point Amtrak Station, take the walk to High Point Amtrak Station, take the line 5 bus to Winston-Salem Transportation Center, take the walk to Winston Salem, Nc, then take the bus to Charleston, Wv. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Danville Amtrak Station, take the train to Charlottesville Amtrak Station, then take the train to Charleston Amtrak Station.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Danville Amtrak Station to High Point Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Danville Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $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 Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Kittrell Job Corp to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Other operators
Taxi from South Boston to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44m
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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