There are 6 ways to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Lexington (LEX) ORF - LEX

$279 - $1,263

Cheapest option

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  20 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Norfolk, VA to 59 Canal Street, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY to Lexington, KY

$112 - $122

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, Va to Washington, Dc
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  5. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$156 - $365

Bus Sky Horse Bus  •  26 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to Lexington, KY

$149 - $170

Train, bus  •  26 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$230 - $562

Drive  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Virginia Beach to Lexington 604.5 miles

$55 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington is to drive which costs $55 - $90 and takes 9 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington is to fly which costs $270 - $1,300 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Virginia Beach to Lexington. However, there are services departing from Parks & 19Th and arriving at Lexington, KY via Newtown Rd Station, Norfolk, VA and New York City, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 51 min.

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The distance between Virginia Beach and Lexington is 476 miles. The road distance is 604.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 51 min and costs $110 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington, including transfers.

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Virginia Beach to Lexington bus services, operated by Rockledge Bus, depart from Norfolk, VA station.

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The best way to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $270 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $130 and takes 20 h 51 min.

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There is no direct flight from Norfolk Airport to Lexington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 46 min and has one stopover.

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Virginia Beach to Lexington bus services, operated by Spring Tour Bus, arrive at Lexington, KY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Virginia Beach to Lexington is 604 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 56 min to drive from Virginia Beach to Lexington.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Norfolk Airport to Lexington Airport.

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Map of how to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington.
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  • Distance: 475.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Virginia Beach, VA, USA and Lexington, KY, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Virginia Beach to Lexington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Virginia Beach to Lexington via Newtown Rd Station, Glenrock & Virginia Beach, Norfolk, VA, 59 Canal Street, NY, and New York City, NY in around 20 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
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 Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Norfolk, VA to 59 Canal Street, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY to Lexington, KY
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.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 Virginia Beach, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Lexington, KY
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com

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