There are 9 ways to get from Virginia Beach to Kentucky 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 to Ashland  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Ashland (HTS) ORF - HTS

$244 - $1,054

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, Va to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Nashville, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky

$104 - $254

7 alternative options

Fly to Covington  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Covington (CVG) ORF - CVG

$221 - $1,025

Fly to Louisville  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Louisville (SDF) ORF - SDF

$250 - $1,126

Fly to Lexington  •  7 h 51 min

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

$251 - $1,225

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  21 h 23 min

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

$113 - $125

Bus, train  •  24 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$135 - $356

Train, bus  •  28 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$196 - $507

Drive  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Virginia Beach to Louisville 674.3 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Virginia Beach to Kentucky is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 2 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Virginia Beach to Kentucky is to fly which takes 4 h 59 min and costs $240 - $1,100.

More details

The distance between Virginia Beach and Kentucky is 816 km. The road distance is 1079 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Virginia Beach to Kentucky, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Virginia Beach to Kentucky. However, there are services departing from Arctic & 19Th and arriving at Muhammad Ali @ 8th via Norfolk, VA, New York City, NY and Newburg @ Bishop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 23 min.

More details

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

American Airlines flies from Virginia Beach to Rockdale 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Virginia Beach to Louisville via Glenrock & Virginia Beach, Norfolk, VA, 59 Canal Street, NY, New York City, NY, Louisville, KY, and Newburg @ Bishop in around 21 h 23 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Ashland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Lexington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Norfolk to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $550
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Virginia Beach, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Norfolk, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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