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How much are train tickets from Burke to Blacksburg?

Lowest Price$42.00
Fastest Train5h 46m
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Burke to Blacksburg
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
September 16, 2019Solo travel
It was easy especially through Wanderu
Info at the train station about where to find the arrival times. There's no indication of anything anywhere about Amtrak service except for the VRE info & schedule.
Check the website for departure times since the train tends to be late.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Burke to Blacksburg right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Burke to Blacksburg?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Burke to Blacksburg, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Burke to Blacksburg?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $42.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Burke to Blacksburg.

How long is the train journey from Burke to Blacksburg?

The distance between Burke and Blacksburg is approximately 202 miles, or 326 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 46 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Burke to Blacksburg are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Burke at 5:00pm and arrives in Blacksburg around 5 hours later.

How many trains per day run from Burke to Blacksburg?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Blacksburg to Burke.

What train services are there from Burke to Blacksburg?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Burke to Blacksburg. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak15h 51m$42.00

Where is the train station in Burke?

There is one train station in Burke:

  • VRE Station - 10399 Premier Ct

Where is the train station in Blacksburg?

Blacksburg has one train station:

  • Virginia Tech Squires Student Ctr

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