Travel to Virginia

Airport guides

Airport Code: DCA. Location: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is situated 7km (4 miles) south of Washington, DC in... Money: A full-service bank is situated before security in Terminal B; several ATMs are also located in... Read more

Airport Code: IAD. Location: Washington Dulles International Airport is located 42km (26 miles) west of Washington. Money: There is one bank branch within Washington Dulles International Airport. Numerous ATMs and bureaux... Read more

Airport Code: RIC. Location: Richmond International Airport is situated 11km (7 miles) southeast of central Richmond, in... Money: Full bank services, including currency exchange of Mexican Peso, Canadian Dollar, Euros and British... Read more

Other airports in Virginia

Norfolk International Airport

Airport Code: ORF. Location: Website: Public transport description: N/A

Travel by rail

Amtrak ( rail service passes through Virginia on two main north-south routes, linking New Orleans (via Atlanta and Charlottesville) and Miami (via Richmond) with Washington, DC and New York City. A couple of services (originating in Newport News) continue on to Boston.

Approximate rail journey times:
From Richmond to Washington, DC is 2 hours, to New York is 6 hours 30 minutes and to Boston is 10 hours 20 minutes.

Getting to Virginia by boat

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