Transportation Services

The following listings are provided for information only. The University does not endorse any particular transport provider. For information on the nearest airports, train stations and bus stations, visit our Getting Here page.

University Shuttle Service

The University coordinates shuttle service at the beginning and end of most break periods from/to the Roanoke Airport and the East Falls Church Transit Center in Arlington, VA - with easy connections to Washington DC and Baltimore area airports. The shuttle schedule and other information will be listed here as soon as it is available. The shuttles are generally inexpensive and reasonably convenient. If you have any questions, please contact Assistant Director of Public Safety Kevin Tierney at

The Maury Express

The Maury Express is a public transit service that serves Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County. It operates Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Riders pay a fare of 50 cents upon boarding, except Washington and Lee University and Virginia Military Institute students, who ride free upon presentation of a valid student ID card.

Schedule and route maps

Taxis in Lexington

Pickups to and from Roanoke may be arranged.

Car Rentals - Lexington

Must return car to Lexington.

Car Rentals - Roanoke Airport

Must return car to Roanoke Airport

Transportation Services

Transport services are available to and from airports, train stations and other locations; these services require advance reservations.

NYC Shuttle

The NYC Shuttle travels between New York City and Charlottesville three days per week. There is a full schedule available on their website. (434) 295-0782