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Airports in Virginia

Richmond International Airport (RIC)

Overview

Richmond International Airport is a reasonably sized airport just a few minutes east of Richmond. It handles almost 200 flights each day and is the main airport used by passengers flying to central Virginia.

Richmond International Airport is a very user-friendly airport as it is easy to navigate and a friendly airport to fly through. It has a beautiful glass roof allowing passengers great views of the aircraft as they fly over, also giving the airport an airy feeling.

Location

The airport is situated seven miles (11km) southeast of Richmond.

Getting to the city

The Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC) offers public buses to Richmond. Taxi, shuttle, and limousine services are also available outside the baggage reclaim area.

Time

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

Contacts

Tel: +1 804 226 3000

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Norfolk International Airport (ORF)

Location

The airport is located less than four miles (6km) northeast of central Norfolk.

Getting to the city

There is no public transport offered to Norfolk Airport; however, taxis, shuttles, and rental cars are available and some local hotels offer free shuttle service to guests.

Time

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

Contacts

+1 757 857 3351

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Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA)

Location

The airport is located three miles (5km) northwest of Roanoke.

Getting to the city

The Smart Way Bus stops at Roanoke Airport every one to two hours between 6.35am and 7.05pm Monday to Saturday, making a number of stops between Roanoke and Blacksburg. Some local hotels offer free shuttle transfers for guests.

Time

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

Contacts

+1 540 362 1999

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Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport (CHO)

Location

The airport is located seven miles (13km) 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. There is a parking shuttle operating in the parking lots day and night.

Time

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

Contacts

+1 434 973 8342

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

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