Directions

Travel Options

  • Megabus: Megabus.com offers city-to-city bus tickets as low as $1 for your travel around the North America, all bookable from your computer or smartphone. Visit www.megabus.com for more information.
  • Amtrak: Amtrak offers daily round-trip service to Lynchburg, VA, as well as hourly morning service from Richmond, VA. These two services make it easy to travel from central Virginia to anywhere in the Northeast Corridor. Train from Washington D.C. to Lynchburg, then bus from Lynchburg to Blacksburg. More expensive and time consuming than taking the Megabus. Example: One way ticket from Washington, D.C. to Lynchburg, VA is approximately $70. Visit www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train for more information.
  • Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Airport: Offers more than 40 scheduled flights daily, providing nonstop service from Roanoke, Virginia to eight major cities. The major airlines that fly out of Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport daily include American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta. Allegiant Air also provides full-sized jets and frequent service to Florida.. www.roanokeairport.com/.
  • Virginia Tech Montgomery Executive Airport

How do you get to the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center?

Google maps

  • Maps:
  1. VTCRC Map
  • Blacksburg Transit: Schedule - www.btransit.org/index.aspx?page=1034
    50 cents or show a valid Hokie Passport.
  • SmartWay Bus: Schedule - http://smartwaybus.com/
    The Smart Way is a commuter bus service that links the Roanoke Valley to the New River Valley. The service begins in downtown Roanoke at Valley Metro's Campbell Court Transportation Center and ends at the Virginia Tech Squires Student Center. The route from the New River Valley to the Roanoke Valley is the exact reverse. Basic fare is $4

Service begins at the VT Carilion Research Institute with scheduled stops at:

  1. VT Carilion Research Institute
  2. Campbell Court
  3. Hotel Roanoke / Higher Education Center
  4. Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  5. Exit 140 Park and Ride
  6. Christiansburg Kmart
  7. VT Corporate Research Center
  8. VT Squires Student Center
  9. Blacksburg Municipal
  10. Exit 118 Park and Ride
  • Taxi:
  1. Roanoke-Blacksburg Uber
  2. Blacksburg Taxi: 24/7. 540-552-6671
  3. Hooptie Ride: 24/7. 540-449-3748