Ripley travel guide

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You're Going to Love Ripley

With a population of 3,252, Ripley is a must-see destination in West Virginia, United States.

When to visit Ripley

Ripley in December
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ripley in December
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Ripley


Although Ripley doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Charleston Yeager (CRW), which is located 31 miles from Ripley.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Ripley. The train journey from Ripley to Alexandria takes 9h 04m and costs around $97 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Philadelphia, expect to pay about $161 for a 12h 08m trip.


Another option to get to Ripley is to pick up a car hire from Pittsburgh, which is about 144 miles from Ripley. You’ll find branches of Avis and Budget, among others, in Pittsburgh.


Bus operates bus routes to Ripley.

Airlines serving Ripley

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Air France
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United Airlines
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Korean Air
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American Airlines
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Virgin Atlantic
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Allegiant Air
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Air New Zealand
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Where to stay in Ripley

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ripley and Super 8 by Wyndham Ripley.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ripley

Hiring a car in Ripley

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Ripley (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $19.96 and $26.61.