There are 4 ways to get from South Boston to West Virginia by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Boston to Danville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Danville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv

$136 - $225

3 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  10 h 42 min

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

$151 - $295

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from South Boston to Charleston 288 miles

$28 - $45

Drive, fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from South Boston to Raleigh/Durham
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Pittsburgh (PIT) RDU - PIT

$202 - $385

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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 8 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from South Boston to West Virginia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 21 min.

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

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Pittsburgh 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: 8 h 26 min

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, take the train to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center, take the walk to Greensboro, Nc, take the bus to Winston Salem, Nc, then take the bus to Charleston, Wv. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Danville Amtrak, take the train to Charlottesville Amtrak, then take the train to Charleston Amtrak.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Danville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Danville Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
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 to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 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
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 Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Boston to Danville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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