, U.Va.

Travel & Accommodations

The Heritage Theatre Festival at UVA takes place in the heart of beautiful Charlottesville, Virginia.  Charlottesville is located just 120 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., and 70 miles northwest of Richmond, Virginia. Major highways leading to Charlottesville include Interstate 64 and US Route 29. 

Travel by Rail

Charlottesville Amtrak Station (CVS)
810 West Main Street
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 296-4559

Conveniently located on Main Street between UVA Grounds and the Historic Downtown Mall, the Charlottesville Amtrak Station (CVS) is the perfect entry point for your Heritage Theatre Festival experience.

Travel by Air

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO)
100 Bowen Loop, Suite 200
Charlottesville, VA 22911
Phone: (434) 973-8342

The Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is a non-hub, commercial service airport offering one-stop international and domestic destinations, as well as daily non-stop flights around the U.S.   CHO is served by Delta, United Express, and American Airlines offering over 50 daily non-stop flights to and from Charlotte, Philadelphia, New York/LaGuardia, Washington/Dulles, Atlanta, and Chicago.

CHO is located 8 miles north of the City of Charlottesville, 1 mile west of Route 29 on Airport Road. Daily and hourly parking lots are conveniently located to make ease of use a given at the Airport.


Charlottesville offers visitors a wide range of hotels, inns, bed and breakfasts, and accommodations for every taste and budget, including many within walking distance of our theatres. Visit visitcharlottesville.org/visitors/lodging for a full list of lodging options. 

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