With our central Mid-Atlantic location and easy access to Interstate 64, two international airports, and Amtrak, getting to Hampton is easy. Getting around while you’re in Hampton is easy too. Taxi service, shuttle and limo services and Hampton Roads Transit bus service are available if you choose to leave your car at home.
Connecting Downtown Hampton, Coliseum Central, Peninsula Town Center & Hampton Roads Convention Center 757-727-1271,757-826-6351
Hampton Transit Center is located at 2 W. Pembroke Avenue near Downtown.
Hampton Roads Transit (H.R.T.) local route information & crossroads service throughout Hampton Roads757-222-6100
Mega Bus 877/462-6342
TAXICABS/SHUTTLE & LINE SERVICE
Yellow Cab 757-855-1111
Orange Cab 757-369-8977
SHUTTLE & LIMO SERVICE
Affordable Dave’s Limousine Service 757-342-9144,757-826-9144
Airport Express Shuttle and LPR Limousine 757-858-1234,757-857-5950
James River Transportation 757-853-5466 757-220-5466
Oleta Coach Lines, Inc. 757-253-1008
Superior Executive Transportation 757-567-0353
Tidewater Coach (Serves both airports) 757-218-9539
NEWPORT NEWS WILLIAMSBURG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (PHF)
Frontier Airlines 800/432-1359
US Airways 800/428-4322
NORFOLK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (ORF)
US Airways 480/693-2341
RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (RIC)
Jet Blue 800/538-2583
US Airways 800/428-4322
Air Canada 888-247-2262
Vision Airlines 877/359-2538
There is convenient transportation between the sites in the Downtown and Coliseum Central
districts. The BID Bus provides free transportation during spring and summer on Fridays and Saturdays from noon to midnight. During these seasons, the 27-passenger bus runs on an approximate 30-minute loop, picking up and delivering passengers at the Crowne Plaza Hampton Marina Hotel and at the intersection of King Street and Settlers Landing Road. The bus stops in Coliseum Central are located on Coliseum Drive at Embassy Suites Hotel at the Hampton Roads Convention Center and in front of Barnes & Noble at Peninsula Town Center.
Ambulance, Fire, Police 911
American Red Cross757-838-7320
Poison Control 800/222-1222
Hampton Roads Sector Command Center (Search & Rescue) 757-638-6641
Sentara Careplex Hospital757-736-1000
Travelers Aid (United Way) & Up Center (formerly Family Services of Tidewater)757-622-7017
City of Hampton Customer Call Center 757/727-8311 or in-town, dial 311
Hampton Fire Department 757-727-6111 non-emergency
Hampton Police Department 757-727-6111 non-emergency
Peninsula Chamber of Commerce757-262-2000
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch 800/523-7860
Travelex at Norfolk International Airpor t757-855-9785
CXI Currency Exchange International (MacArthur Center) 757-216-3500
A reminder to travel safely
Interstate Access To the Hampton Visitor Center
Intersected by Interstates 64 and 664, Hampton is located in the geographic center of the Hampton Roads area just a 3-hour drive south of Washington, D.C. and 30 minutes from both Colonial Williamsburg and Virginia Beach (traffic pending). To reach the Hampton Visitor Center from I-64, take Exit 267 to downtown Hampton, following Settlers Landing Road. Turn right on History Museum Way; Visitor Center is located where History Museum Way meets Old Hampton Lane. There are also satellite centers at the Virginia Air & Space Center, the Hampton Maritime Center, and the Hampton Roads Convention Center. For on the road assistance, call 800-800-2202.
Heading East on I-64 (from Richmond):
Merge toward Exit 263 (Mercury Boulevard), getting into the far right lane toward Coliseum Drive. Stay in the right turning lane. Turn right onto Coliseum Drive. Continue straight through the intersection at Pine Chapel and Coliseum Drive. Turn left into the parking lot at Hampton Roads Convention Center, located at 1610 Coliseum Drive.
Heading West on I-64 (From Norfolk):
Take Exit 263B (Mercury Boulevard). Stay in the right lane. Turn right onto Coliseum Drive. Continue straight through the intersection at Pine Chapel and Coliseum Drive. Turn left into the parking lot at Hampton Roads Convention Center, located at 1610 Coliseum Drive.
North-bound on I-664 (from Suffolk/Portsmouth):
At the crossroads of Interstates 664 and 64, follow traffic for I-64 west, staying in left and center lanes. Continue on flyover as lanes merge onto I-64. Stay in the farthest right lanes. Take Exit 263 B (Mercury Boulevard). Stay in the right lane. Turn right onto Coliseum Drive. Continue straight through the intersection at Pine Chapel and Coliseum Drive. Turn left into the parking lot at Hampton Roads Convention Center, located at 1610 Coliseum Drive.
Parking Information Hampton Roads Convention Center presents nearly 4,000 complimentary visitor parking spaces in street-level parking lots immediately adjacent to convention center entrances.
|Mileage to Hampton|
|Virginia Beach||25 miles|
|Washington, D.C.||180 miles|
|New York City||378 miles|