Getting to Williamsburg

Big blue highway signs will be your friends as soon as you leave interstate 64 at exit 234 (if traveling from the west) or exit 242-A (if traveling from the east). 

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Airline or Amtrak

There are three airports convenient to Williamsburg: Richmond International Airport (RIC), Norfolk International Airport (ORF) and Newport News/Williamsburg Airport (PHF). Richmond and Norfolk are each approximately one hour from the College by car, and the drive from Newport News takes forty minutes. The tunnel between Norfolk and Williamsburg can cause traffic delays, especially during rush hour.

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

Driving Directions

From the Richmond Airport and points west:

  • Interstate 64 East
  • Exit 234 to the right (199 East)

From the Norfolk Airport and points east:

  • Interstate 64 West
  • Exit 242-A (199 West)