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There are 3 ways to get from Winston-Salem to Danville by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Winston-Salem to Greensboro, Nc Eastbound / ...
  2. Take the train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station Crescent

$35 - $50

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, line 2 bus, train  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from 4th & Chestnut to Coble Transportation Center 1 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot 2 / ...
  3. Take the train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station

$30 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Winston-Salem to Danville 72.4 miles

$7 - $11

Winston-Salem to Danville by bus and train

The journey time between Winston-Salem and Danville is around 16h 49m and covers a distance of around 77 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 13h 6m. Operated by Sunway Charters, Greyhound USA and Amtrak, the Winston-Salem to Danville service departs from Winston-Salem and arrives in Danville Amtrak Station. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
16h 49m
Fastest journey time:
13h 6m
Journey distance:
77 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
13:45
Last service departs at:
19:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Winston-Salem to Danville bus and train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Danville is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Danville is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Winston-Salem to Danville is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Winston-Salem to Danville is to drive. Taking this option will cost $7 - $11 and takes 1h 21m.

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The distance between Winston-Salem and Danville is 58 miles. The road distance is 72.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Winston-Salem to Danville without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 32m and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Winston-Salem to Danville, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Winston-Salem to Danville is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Winston-Salem to Danville.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Danville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Winston-Salem to Danville.
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  • Distance: 58.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 32m

What companies run services between Winston-Salem, NC, USA and Danville, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Winston-Salem to Danville. However, you can take the bus to Greensboro, Nc, take the walk to Greensboro, then take the train to Danville Amtrak Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Winston-Salem to Danville via Coble Transportation Center, Greensboro Depot, and Greensboro in around 3h 24m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Winston-Salem to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.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 Winston Salem to Greensboro
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$26 - $40
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from 4th & Chestnut to Coble Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org

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