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Charlottesville Airport

Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport (CHO)


The airport is located ten miles (16km) north of Charlottesville.

Getting to the city

There is no public transport to Charlottesville Airport. However, a dozen local hotels offer free shuttle transfers for guests, and taxis and rental cars are available. A parking shuttle operates in the parking lots day and night.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).


+1 434 973 8342

Car rental

Rental cars are available from Avis, Hertz, National, and Budget.

Airport Taxis

Yellow Cab provides metered taxi service from the airport, but flat rates are charged to a number of destinations; the fare to downtown Charlottesville is about $25.


Terminal facilities include ATMs, conference facilities, and a number of shopping and dining options.


The first 30 minutes in the short-term lot are free. After that the rates are $2 for the first hour and $1 per 30 minutes thereafter, up to a daily maximum of $13. The long-term lot charges $13 per day, while the economy lot charges $9 per day. There is a parking shuttle for transport to the terminal from outlying parking lots.



Free WiFi is available throughout the terminal.

Charlottesville Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.