There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Radford by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to Christiansburg Kmart The Smart Way Commuter Bus

$115 - $244

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 59 min

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

$43 - $102

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Radford 275.5 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Washington Dulles to Lewisburg, drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Lewisburg (LWB) IAD - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Radford

$147 - $722

Fly Washington Dulles to Roanoke, bus, line 40 bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Roanoke (ROA) IAD - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Squires Student Center to The HUB

$171 - $615

Fly Reagan Washington to Charleston, drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CRW) DCA - CRW
  2. Drive from Charleston to Radford

$177 - $924

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Radford is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Radford is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Washington and Radford is 229 miles. The road distance is 275.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Washington to Radford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Radford. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at The HUB via Richmond, Va, Campbell Court and Squires Student Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 59 min.

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The nearest airport to Radford is Roanoke (ROA) Airport which is 36 miles away. Other nearby airports include Lynchburg (LYH) (77.7 miles), Greensboro/High Point (GSO) (79.7 miles), Charleston (CRW) (102.7 miles) and Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) (111.5 miles).

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Map of how to get from Washington to Radford.
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  • Distance: 229.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Radford, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Radford via Richmond, Va, Roanoke, Va, Campbell Court, VT Squires Student Center, and Squires Student Center in around 9 h 59 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg via Staunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to Christiansburg Kmart
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Radford Transit
Website
radfordtransit.com
Bus from Squires Student Center to The HUB
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
radfordtransit.com

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