Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH), also known as Preston Glenn Field, is a city-owned, public-use airport located in Campbell County, 5 nautical miles southwest of the central business district of Lynchburg. It is a quick 20-minute drive to campus.
Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is located approximately 60 miles north of Sweet Briar and eight miles from the University of Virginia. It’s about an hour from campus by car.
The Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) is located in Roanoke, Virginia, about 70 miles southwest of Sweet Briar. It’s about an hour and 20 minutes away by car.
Trains and Automobiles
The Kemper Street Station in nearby Lynchburg, Virginia, accommodates both the Crescent and Northeast Regional Amtrak lines, and the Greyhound bus line. Kemper Street Station is approximately 25 minutes from campus.
To get around town, there are several car rental companies available, as well as taxi services. Avis, Budget, Hertz and National car rental companies have airport locations, and Enterprise Rent-a-Car has a location about 10 minutes from campus in Madison Heights. Gray Top Cabs (434-845-4554) is the taxi service recommended by the College.