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How to Get to Charlottesville

Charlottesville is located 120 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., and 70 miles northwest of Richmond, Virginia. Major highways leading to Charlottesville include Interstate 64 and US Route 29.

By Air

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO)
100 Bowen Loop, Suite 200
Charlottesville, VA 22911
Phone: (434) 973-8342

The Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is a non-hub, commercial service airport offering one-stop international and domestic destinations, as well as daily non-stop flights around the U.S. We are served by Delta Connection, United Express, American Eagle and US Airways Express offering over 50 daily non-stop flights to and from Charlotte, Philadelphia, New York/LaGuardia, Washington/Dulles, Atlanta and Chicago.

CHO is located 8 miles north of the City of Charlottesville, 1 mile west of Route 29 on Airport Road. Daily and hourly parking lots are conveniently located to make ease of use a given at the Airport.

By Rail

Charlottesville Amtrak Station (CVS)
810 West Main Street
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 296-4559

By Bus

Greyhound Bus Lines
310 West Main Street
Charlottesville, VA
(434) 295-5131

By Car

From Washington, D.C.:  Take Interstate 66 West until Exit 43A to merge onto US-29 South toward Gainesville.  Continue on 29-South into Charlottesville.  See map for specific venues.

From Richmond: Take Interstate 64 West to Exit 118B to merge onto US-29 North toward Charlottesville.  There are five exits that lead into Charlottesville and they are Fontaine Avenue (29 Business), Ivy Road (250 Business), Barracks Road, and Route 29 (N to Washington, S to Charlottesville.)

From Staunton:  Take Interstate 81 South to Exit 221 to merge onto Interstate 64 East.  Continue on I-64 East to Exit 118B to merge onto US-29 North toward Charlottesville.  There are five exits that lead into Charlottesville and they are Fontaine Avenue (29 Business), Ivy Road (250 Business), Barracks Road, and Route 29 (N to Washington, S to Charlottesville.)

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