The distance between Virginia Beach and Charlottesville is approximately 159.44 miles, or 256.53 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 11 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 30 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.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Charlottesville. One train carrier operates regular service on the Virginia Beach to Charlottesville route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Virginia Beach to Charlottesville, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Virginia Beach to Charlottesville, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Virginia Beach to Charlottesville, which start at $25.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Virginia Beach to Charlottesville start from $53.00, and on average cost $75.96. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Charlottesville. Amtrak in Virginia Beach leaves from 1912 Arctic Ave - Hampton Roads Transit Bus Stop, And in Charlottesville trains arrive at Train Station - 810 W Main St,
From Virginia Beach to Charlottesville train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Charlottesville faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 30 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Charlottesville on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $77.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Virginia Beach.