Directions to Campus

Just look for the land of bricks and tri-cornered hats.

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Big blue highway signs will be your friends as soon as you leave interstate 64. If you're visiting a particular department, however, be sure to check the department website for more specific building and location information.

Single column, collapsible list of general directions to campus.
Driving Directions to Campus

From the Richmond Airport and points west:

  • Interstate 64 East
  • Exit 234 to the right (199 East)
  • Travel 8 miles, then turn left down Jamestown Road

From the Norfolk Airport and points east:

  • Interstate 64 West
  • Exit 242-A (199 West)
  • Travel 5.2 miles, then turn right down Jamestown Road
Traveling By Air

There are three commercial airports convenient to Williamsburg. 

Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF)

Newport News, VA
Approximately 40 minutes away

Norfolk International Airport (ORF)

Norfolk, VA
Approximately 1 hour away. Note: The tunnel between Norfolk and Williamsburg can cause traffic delays, especially during rush hour.

Richmond International Airport (RIC)

Richmond, VA
Approximately 1 hour away

Williamsburg-Jamestown Airport (Non-commercial)

Williamsburg, VA
Approximately 10 minutes away

Traveling By Train

Amtrak train service is available to Williamsburg. Rail travel can be especially convenient for travelers from New York, Philadelphia or Washington, D.C. Check for campus visitors.

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