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There are 8 ways to get from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Lynchburg to VT Squires Student Center

$65 - $156

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Bus, fly to Beckley, drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Beckley (BKW) CLT - BKW
  3. Drive from Beckley to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

$51 - $83

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Train, bus  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak Station to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Lynchburg to VT Squires Student Center

$95 - $219

Train, bus via Campbell Court  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak Station to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  5. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$160 - $409

Bus  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Fayetteville, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$66 - $162

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 278.5 miles

$27 - $40

Bus, fly to Roanoke  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Roanoke (ROA) CLT - ROA
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$159 - $415

Fly to Lynchburg, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Lynchburg (LYH) CLT - LYH
  2. Take the bus from Lynchburg to VT Squires Student Center

$311 - $417

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The cheapest way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. However, there are services departing from Florence, Sc and arriving at VT Squires Student Center via Fayetteville, Nc, Richmond, Va and Campbell Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 42 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 246 miles. The road distance is 278.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University without a car is to bus and train which takes 12 h 20 min and costs $65 - $160.

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It takes approximately 12 h 20 min to get from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, including transfers.

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South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Florence, Sc station.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Roanoke Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University bus services, operated by Valley Metro Roanoke, arrive at VT Squires Student Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 278 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from South Carolina to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

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  • Distance: 246.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 20 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Florence to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University via Fayetteville, Nc, Richmond, Va, Campbell Court, and VT Squires Student Center in around 14 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from Charlotte to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $650
Corporate Flight Management
Website
contouraviation.com
Flights from Charlotte to Beckley
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
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 Greensboro Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Florence Amtrak Station to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 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 Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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 Florence, Sc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Florence, Sc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
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 Lynchburg to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov

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