Newport News is about an hour from Richmond and Virginia Beach, less than 30 minutes from Norfolk and Williamsburg and minutes from Hampton, Jamestown, Yorktown, Smithfield and Gloucester. Travel by car with relative ease as I-64 runs the length of our city and connects with I-264, I-664 and Routes 17, 60 and 143.
Our location in Hampton Roads makes it easy to reach Newport News from anywhere in Virginia. The major commercial airlines and connections that arrive daily at Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport make Newport News easily accessible by air. In addition, Norfolk International Airport is approximately 30 minutes from Newport News and offers a variety of options. Traveling by rail is one of the many easy methods of reaching Newport News as well. Amtrak makes connections from Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Wilmington, Baltimore, Washington D.C., Richmond and from major southern cities via Richmond.
Another popular method of travel is the Greyhound bus system, which offers nationwide service, just minutes away in our neighboring city of Hampton. You can also get around by taxi cab, limousine or Hampton Roads Transit. Whether you take the scenic route, use one of the region's famous bridge-tunnel systems or the interstate highway network, reach us by plane or train, you'll find us "right in the middle of everything."
We are centrally located in Coastal Virginia and our neighboring cities offer many exciting adventures!
Average miles from Newport News:
- Hampton 10
- Jamestown 25
- Norfolk 22
- Portsmouth 25
- Smithfield 20
- Virginia Beach 45
- Williamsburg 20
- Yorktown 20
Newport News Hospitality Association Preferred Transportation Partners
Yellow Cab of Newport News
15423 Warwick Blvd #B
Newport News, Virginia 23608
Completely smoke-free vehicles
The premier smart phone Taxi Booking App for Hampton Roads, including service in Newport News, Hampton, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, their local airports and military bases. Easily book a taxi based on your current GPS location or by entering your pickup location. Coastal Ride then locates the closest cab to ensure prompt service. Using our live-tracking feature, you can watch your cab arrive on a map and receive "on approach" notifications when the cab is near.
The Fare Estimator, using the rates set by the city, can roughly estimate the cost of your ride. You can also schedule future pickups from any location, so use App-a-Cab to book a taxi to the airport tomorrow or downtown this weekend. You can even choose from recent locations used or save your own favorites (i.e. home, work, gym, favorite restaurant, etc.) Download the app on iPhone or Android.
6304 Sewells Point Road
Norfolk, VA 23513
757-853-1255 ext. 101
James River Transportation
Your professional car service with an on-site office at both Norfolk and Richmond airports. We offer our guests 24/7 support with customer service representatives, dispatchers, professional drivers, and plenty of cars, vans, and mini-coaches. Our entire team will WOW your arriving guests just minutes after stepping off the plane. Let James River Transportation set the stage for your guests' visit. Even after departing, we will complete their travel on a high note.