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How To Get To Washington and Lee

Washington and Lee is located in Lexington, Virginia, a historic city of about 7,000 people in the central part of the Great Valley of Virginia. The city is some 50 miles northeast of Roanoke, 50 miles northwest of Lynchburg and 36 miles southwest of Staunton. Lexington is easily accessible by interstates 81 and 64.

From I-81 North, I-64 West: Follow interstate 81/64 to Exit 195. Follow the exit ramp and then turn right onto route 11 South. Follow for six miles into Lexington. Route 11 will fork, take 11 Business to the right and follow into town. Take a right at Washington Street and it will take you into the heart of the campus.

From I-64 East: Follow interstate 64 to Exit 55. Follow the exit ramp, turn right onto route 11 South. Follow the above directions.

From I-81 South: Follow interstate 81 to Exit 188B. Take 60 west and follow into Lexington. Stay on 60 until you reach Main Street and then take a right. At the next intersection (Washington Street) take a left and follow through one light into the heart of campus. For specific directions call the Washington and Lee athletic department at (540) 463-8670.


Contact: Brian Laubscher
Sports Information Director
PO Drawer 928
Lexington, VA 24450
Phone: 540-463-8670