There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University by bus, train, 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

Megabus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington to Christiansburg

$27 - $41

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center The Smart Way Commuter Bus / ...

$85 - $204

Bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
  3. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$39 - $94

Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 271.3 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Roanoke, bus  •  4 h 52 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

$170 - $614

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Lewisburg (LWB) IAD - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

$147 - $722

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Washington and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 218 miles. The road distance is 271.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at VT Squires Student Center via Exit 118 Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
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
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 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 Springfield to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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