Trains from the Charlottesville Station (CVS) go as far north as Boston and as far south as New Orleans. Take the free trolley to the West Main at 8th St. NW stop. The train station is a short walk from there.
The Charlottesville area is served by several airlines, with direct service to major U.S. cities. Taxi service is available from the Charlottesville Airport to the University (approximately 10 miles). The Airport Express Taxi (434-465-8294) offers special student rates to the airport.
UVA Student Council Air Bus
UVA’s Student Council provides a shuttle to and from the Richmond International Airport during major school breaks. The shuttle costs $20 each way.
Distance from Charlottesville to:
- Richmond: 71 miles/114.3 km
- Washington, D.C: 116 miles/186.7 km
- Philadelphia: 255 miles/410.4 km
- New York City: 344 miles/553.6 km
- Boston: 560 miles/ 901.2 km