Transit Overview

Transit Overview

Bus Services 

Getting around Blacksburg couldn't be easier! Blacksburg Transit, better known as BT, offers affordable and accessible transportation to the local community. BT also offers a specialized door-to-door paratransit service; BT ACCESS, for riders unable to use the regular service. BT ACCESS picks up customers at their door and safely transports them to their destination. The combination of these two vital services ensure that the residents and visitors of Blacksburg can get anywhere they need to go, even to Christiansburg via the Two Town Trolley.  

Need to go to Roanoke? Why not ride the  Smart Way? The Smart Way offers service between Roanoke and the New River Valley, providing residents with an affordable and stress free way to commute for work, a day of shopping, or a trip to the nearest commercial airport,  Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport. Several trips daily make this an easy, cost effective way of traveling. 

What about traveling to or from Radford? For residents, commuters, or Radford University students, the  Radford Transit  is a great option. Radford Transit travels around Radford as well as to Blacksburg and Christiansburg. 

Heading to Washington D.C.? Catch the Virginia Breeze! The Virginia Breeze is a new bus service that takes travelers from Squires Student Center in Blacksburg to Union Station in Washington D.C. Additionally, the bus  makes stops in the New River Valley, Shenandoah Valley and Northern Virginia. 

Train Services 

Amtrak is now offering train services out of Roanoke! Whether your destination is Washington D.C. or Boston, Roanoke Amtrak will get you to where you need to be. 

Taxi Services 

  • Blacksburg Hooptie Ride:  540-449-DRIV (3748) 

  • Blacksburg Taxi:  540-552-6671 

  • Text-A-Cab: 540-239-9724 

Did You Know?

The Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Metro was ranked the 32nd “Best Small Place for Business and Careers” by Forbes in 2012.