Smart Way Connector
The Smart Way Connector is a bus service that connects to the AMTRAK Train Station in Lynchburg while servicing the New River Valley, Roanoke Valley, and Bedford, with connections to Blacksburg Transit (only during the school year), Smart Way, Valley Metro, and Greater Lynchburg Transit.
Monday through Thursday, the service begins in downtown Roanoke, at the Civic Center (**lot C**), and ends at the Amtrak station in Lynchburg.
On Friday through Saturday, the service begins in Blacksburg at the Squires Student Center and ends at the Amtrak station in Lynchburg.
**Parking at the Roanoke Civic Center is in Lot C between the parking cones only. Others may be towed.
Amtrak rail customers can make reservations (bus & rail) from two origins of travel, Roanoke, VA (Roanoke Civic Center) or Blacksburg, VA (**Squires Student Center**).
Go to www.amtrak.com and book your Amtrak and Smart Way Connector trip. For more information, please call (540) 982-0305.
The Smart Way Connector is our only service that operates 365 days a year.
**Service from Blacksburg available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday only.