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There are 5 ways to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 15 min

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

$279 - $1,263

Cheapest option

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  21 h 29 min

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

$130 - $147

3 alternative options

Bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  24 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
  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

$140 - $295

Train, bus  •  31 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH
  4. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky

$242 - $587

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 15 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 21 h 29 min and costs $130 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Virginia Beach to Lexington is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs $270 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $150 and takes 21 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Norfolk Airport to Lexington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 34 min and has one stopover.

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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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There are 76+ hotels available in Lexington. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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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 15 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, New York, NY, and Lexington, KY in around 21 h 29 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Norfolk, VA to 59 Canal Street, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Lion VA
Phone
+1-917-398-0398
Email
help@ilikebus.com
Website
lionva.com
Bus from Norfolk to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
lionva.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Lexington, KY
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Book at
megabus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lexington, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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