There are 7 ways to get from State College to Blacksburg by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly to Roanoke, bus  •  5 h 30 min

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

$245 - $1,221

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Bus, Megabus  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech

$61 - $130

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Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Lewisburg (LWB) SCE - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Blacksburg

$202 - $929

Bus, train  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$113 - $284

Bus  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
  4. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
  5. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$69 - $174

Bus, train via Philadelphia 30th Street Station  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  5. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$216 - $559

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from State College to Blacksburg 368.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from State College to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from State College, Pa and arriving at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech via Harrisburg, Pa and Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 2 min.

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The distance between State College and Blacksburg is 283 miles. The road distance is 368.6 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to Blacksburg without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 13 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from State College to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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State College to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from State College, Pa station.

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There is no direct flight from State College Airport to Roanoke Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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State College to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech station.

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Yes, the driving distance between State College to Blacksburg is 369 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to drive from State College to Blacksburg.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from State College Airport to Roanoke Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Blacksburg. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from State College to Blacksburg.
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  • Distance: 283.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from State College to Blacksburg via Harrisburg, Pa, Washington, Dc, and Washington DC in around 13 h 2 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from State College to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from State College to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from State College to Lewisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from State College to Lewisburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from State College to Roanoke via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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 Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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The best way to get from State College to State College Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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