Buses from Virginia Beach to Arlington

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Virginia Beach - Arlington Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Virginia Beach to Arlington. Traveling by bus from Virginia Beach to Arlington usually takes around 4 hours, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance153 mi (246 km)
Shortest duration4h 0m
Cheapest price$30.00
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceSprinterBus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Virginia Beach to Arlington?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Virginia Beach to Arlington. SprinterBus is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
SprinterBus14h 0m$30.00
  • SprinterBus

    SprinterBus

    Sprinter Bus provides daily bus services between New York City, Hampton Road, and Dover Downs. Buses feature common amenities like WiFi and electrical outlets. Trips from Virginia Beach to Arlington take about 4 hours and 0 minutes on Sprinter Bus, and most trips depart from Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center in Virginia Beach. Sprinter Bus is known for its affordable and reliable service in impeccably-maintained buses.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Virginia Beach to Arlington during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Virginia Beach to Arlington?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours to cover the 153 miles from Virginia Beach to Arlington. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Travel trends tend to vary greatly for bus trips from Virginia Beach to Arlington.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Virginia Beach?

There is usually only one bus per day from Virginia Beach to Arlington. It leaves the station in Virginia Beach at 7:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Virginia Beach to Arlington. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Virginia Beach

While boasting a suburban atmosphere that will make anyone jealous of an East Coast life, Virginia Beach is the largest city in Virginia by population and one of the state's best destinations. Positioned at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay, its primary focus has always been its oceanfront location.

In the record books as having the longest pleasure beach in the world, the soft golden sands of Virginia Beach stretch for miles. One of the best ways to enjoy it is to take a stroll or bike along the three-mile boardwalk lined with cafés.

A block back, Atlantic Avenue plays host to Virginia Beach's dining scene, which incorporates everything from well-known names to family-run restaurants specializing in the bay's seafood.

But for all the glitz and glamour of Atlantic Avenue, it's Virginia Beach's natural splendors that will have you coming back again and again. As it twists with the coastline to become Shore Drive, you'll reach First Landing State Park. It preserves the spot at which English colonists first arrived on U.S. soil in 1607 after a five-month voyage. Meanwhile, out to sea, there's a chance to spot humpback whales and bottlenose dolphins.

The city’s central location on the Atlantic coastline means there are many destinations you can visit from Virginia Beach for very cheap. The busiest terminus in Virginia Beach is on Northampton Boulevard. It sees buses reach New York City in around eight hours. Head to Norfolk, and you can also jump on Amtrak's Northeast Regional train service to Boston.

Arlington

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Arlington, VA - ARL-1

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Located just across the Potomac from Washington, D.C., Arlington is rich in cultural heritage and historical values. One of the most popular attractions in the city is the Arlington National Cemetery, where more than 400,000 soldiers have been laid to rest. The cemetery is also the home of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, which has been locked since 1937. Visiting the cemetery is free, and it’s one of the top free things to do in the DC area. For culturally inclined tourists, you might be interested in the Signature Theatre and their currently-screening shows. This award-winning theatre is a vibrant creative space where people are always striving for new ideas.

As a modern city, Arlington is full of exciting establishments that will cater to all your needs. If you wish to grab a cup of coffee for a wake-up call in the morning, Commonwealth Joe Coffee Roasters is a local favorite with over 14 years of experience. For the best pizza slices in town, check out Pupatella.

Bus service departs and arrives directly in Arlington, and you can head into neighboring Washington, D.C. or Alexandria to catch an Amtrak train. The Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is located just 4.2 miles from the center of Arlington.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Virginia Beach?

Main departure station: Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center

Most buses depart from the main station in Virginia Beach.

All bus stations in Virginia Beach:

  • Wesleyan Commons Shopping Center

Where does the bus arrive in Arlington?

Main arrival station: Pentagon City Mall - 1100 S Hayes St

All buses from Virginia Beach arrive at one main station in Arlington.

All bus stations in Arlington:

  • Pentagon City Mall - 1100 S Hayes St

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