Arriving by air

Fly into Norfolk International Airport, take rental car, cab, or ride share (sadly no public transportation option is available) to the Waterside Marriott in downtown Norfolk (15-20 minutes).

Arriving by land

From Richmond, Washington D.C. and points north & west
Follow I-95 South to I-64 East in Richmond.
Follow I-64 through Williamsburg, Newport News and Hampton into Norfolk.
Take Exit #284 onto I-264 West towards Downtown Norfolk.
Take Exit #9, Waterside Drive.

From New York, Philadelphia and points north
Follow Route 13 through the Eastern Shores of Maryland and Virginia.
Cross the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.
Stay on Route 13, which will become Northampton Blvd.
Take Northampton Blvd. to I-64 East.
Take Exit #284 onto I-264 West towards Downtown Norfolk.
Take Exit #9, Waterside Drive.

From Raleigh and points south
Take I-95 North to Route 58 East.
Exit onto I-664 East to I-264 East.
Follow through the Downtown Tunnel and cross the Berkley Bridge.
Take Exit #9, Waterside Drive.

Arriving by train

Amtrak train service originates in Norfolk with daily roundtrip service from Norfolk to Petersburg, Richmond, Washington DC and cities all the way to Boston.

  • Daily roundtrip travel originating from Norfolk
  • A 10% fare discount for active-duty military and family – Visit for details
  • Easy online reservations and eTicketing at Amtrak download the Travel Smart app to your smartphone. 
  • Amtrak Norfolk Station is staffed and tickets can be purchased at the station at 280 Park Avenue.
  • Best rates can be found by booking at least 2 weeks in advance.