Washington and Lee University 

204 W Washington St
Lexington, Virginia 24450

                       Directions to Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia

By Car

From the North, South, or East: Follow I-81 to exit 191 (which puts you onto I-64). Next, take exit 55 off I-64. Turn left onto Route 11 south at the stop sign.

From the West: take I-64 to exit 55. Turn right on Route 11 south at the stop sign. Once you are on Route 11 south, you will drive through three stoplights. After the third stoplight, you will cross the Maury River, and bear right onto Route 11 Business. You will pass Virginia Military Institute (VMI).


By Air

Lexington is within easy driving distance of several regional and national airports.

Roanoke (ROA): One hour

Charlottesville (CHO): One hour and 15 minutes

Richmond (RIC): Two hours

Dulles (IAD): Three and a half hours

By Train

The nearest railway stations are in Staunton (45 minutes away) and Charlottesville (1 hour 15 minutes away).


By Bus

Virginia Breeze: The Virginia Breeze is an intercity bus service connecting Blacksburg, Virginia, with Union Station in Washington, D.C. The daily route includes several stops in the New River Valley, Shenandoah Valley (including Lexington) and Northern Virginia.

NYC Shuttle: Megabus runs a shuttle service from Charlottesville to New York City with up to four departures per day.

Greyhound: Closest stations are Roanoke (1 hour) and Charlottesville (1 hour, 15 min). 1-800-231-2222