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There are 3 ways to get from Virginia Beach to Petersburg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$44 - $84

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Line 020 bus, train  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the line 020 bus from Arctic & 19Th to Wood & Church 020 / ...
  2. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$42 - $82

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 56m

  1. Drive from Virginia Beach to Petersburg 94.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Virginia Beach to Petersburg is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Virginia Beach to Petersburg is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 56m.

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The distance between Virginia Beach and Petersburg is 83 miles. The road distance is 94.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia Beach to Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 3h 3m and costs $40 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Virginia Beach to Petersburg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Virginia Beach to Petersburg is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Virginia Beach to Petersburg.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Petersburg. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Virginia Beach to Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 83.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Virginia Beach to Petersburg twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $80 and the journey takes 1h 27m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Arctic & 19Th to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com

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