There are 8 ways to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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, train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Williamsburg to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak

$71 - $186

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Bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Williamsburg to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv

$75 - $181

Train  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Williamsburg Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak Cardinal

$138 - $363

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Williamsburg to Charleston 370.8 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Norfolk, fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Williamsburg to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ORF - DCA
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$172 - $360

Bus to Norfolk, fly to Washington Dulles, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Williamsburg to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ORF - IAD
  3. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$178 - $394

Bus to Norfolk, fly to Baltimore, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Williamsburg to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Baltimore (BWI) ORF - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$243 - $528

Train to Richmond, fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Williamsburg Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
  2. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RIC - IAD
  3. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  4. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
  5. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$266 - $629

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Williamsburg to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from Williamsburg and arriving at Charleston, Wv via Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc and Winston Salem, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Williamsburg to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from Williamsburg Amtrak and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via Alexandria Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 24 min.

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The distance between Williamsburg and West Virginia is 242 miles. The road distance is 370.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 16 min and costs $70 - $190.

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It takes approximately 10 h 16 min to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia, including transfers.

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Williamsburg to West Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Williamsburg station.

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Williamsburg to West Virginia train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Williamsburg Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia is to bus which takes 12 h 43 min and costs $75 - $190. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $370 and takes 13 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Williamsburg to West Virginia.
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  • Distance: 241.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 16 min

What companies run services between Williamsburg, VA, USA and West Virginia, USA?

You can take a bus from Williamsburg to Charleston via Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, and Winston Salem, Nc in around 12 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Williamsburg to Charleston via Alexandria Amtrak in around 13 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Richmond to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
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 Charlottesville Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Williamsburg Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from Williamsburg Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
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 Williamsburg to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Williamsburg to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24

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