Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Lynchburg Regional Airport, which is located only minutes from campus, offers flights with US Air Express. Amtrak provides rail service to the City of Lynchburg. The station, which is only a few miles from campus, is located at 825 Kemper Street, Lynchburg, VA 24501.
Driving Instructions to Campus
Rt. 29 from the North: At Gainesville, Virginia, follow Route 29 South toward Lynchburg (Approximately 125 miles).
In Amherst, Virginia, follow Route 29 South Business/Madison Heights through the town of Madison Heights. After approximately 7-8 miles, you will pass Lowe's Home Improvement store on the right.
Follow 29 South/Danville toward Lynchburg. You will see signs that indicate Lynchburg exits are the next 10 exits. From this point, do NOT take any that say 29 South Business. As you cross the James River, 29 South also becomes the Lynchburg Expressway. From this point follow 29 South until you see a sign for 501 North (approximately 4 miles) Follow 501 North to the first stop light (again, you will travel 4 miles). At this intersection of Route 221 and 501 North, turn right at the traffic light on 221 North/Lakeside Drive and proceed 2 miles. The campus entrance will be on your right immediately past College Lake.
Rt. 29 from the South: Follow Route 29 North to Lynchburg. After you pass the Lynchburg Airport (on your left) , continue on 29 North Business. (Do not take 29 North/Charlottesville exit.) Go straight on Route 29 North until you pass the River Ridge Mall entrance on your right. Take the second right exit ramp to Route 501 North and proceed approximately 4 miles to Route 221. At the first intersection (marked by a traffic light) Routes 221 and 501 intersect; turn right onto 221 North (Lakeside Drive) and proceed 2 miles.
The campus entrance will be on your right immediately past College Lake.
Route 460 from the EAST and the WEST
Exit off Route 460 at Candler's Mountain Road. Follow signs to Route 501 North (River Ridge Mall will be on your left, and Wachovia Bank will be on your right). Take the right exit ramp to 501 North. Follow 501 North about 4 miles. At the first intersection (marked by a traffic light) Routes 221 and 501 intersect; turn right onto 221 North (Lakeside Drive) and proceed 2 miles. The campus entrance will be on your right immediately past College Lake.
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