There are 6 ways to get from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey by bus, plane, 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.

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Bus, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROA - LGA

$160 - $517

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Megabus, bus  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ Washington - Newark, NJ Route / ...

$45 - $85

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Bus, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Philadelphia (PHL) ROA - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center

$210 - $391

Bus, train  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
  2. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station

$202 - $534

Bus  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Newark, Nj

$60 - $154

Drive  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to Newark 482.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech and arriving at Newark, NJ via Washington, DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 52 min.

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The distance between Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and New Jersey is 382 miles. The road distance is 482.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech station.

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The quickest flight from Roanoke Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Newark, NJ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey is 482 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to drive from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Roanoke Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in New Jersey. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 381.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

You can take a bus from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to Newark via Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech, Washington DC, and Washington, DC in around 11 h 52 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Roanoke to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Roanoke to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Roanoke to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Roanoke to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Megabus
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.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 Roanoke, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Richmond, Va to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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