Road Information

Interstate 64 in Virginia    
Total Mileage in State: 299 miles
Eastern End: At I-264/I-664, in Chesapeake
Western End: At West Virginia state line
Mileage covered in Photos: 187 miles
Counties covered in Photos: City of Richmond, Henrico, Goochland, Louisa, Fluvanna, Albemarle, Nelson, Augusta, Rockbridge, Alleghany
Major Junctions in Photos: I-95, in Richmond
I-81, near Staunton
I-81, near Lexington
Control Cities in Photos: Richmond, Charlottesville, Covington

Westbound

   

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 95 North at Exit 76A: Chamberlayne Ave  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 95 North approaching Exit 79 - 1 1/4 miles  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 95 North at Exit 78: Boulevard  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 95 North at Exit 79: Interstate 64 West / Interstate 195 South - To Powhite Pkwy / Charlottesville  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 186: Interstate 195 South - To Powhite Pkwy  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West shield sign located near mile marker 185.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 185: US 33 - Staples Mill Rd  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 183C: US 250 West - Broad St / Glenside Dr North  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 183B: US 250 East - Broad St  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 183A: Glenside Dr South  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 183.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 181B: Parham Rd North  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 181A: Parham Rd South  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Speed limit sign located near mile marker 181. The speed limit begins is 65 mph on Interstate 64 Westbound until you get outside the Richmond area.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 180B: Gaskins Rd North  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 180A: Gaskins Rd South  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 178B: US 250 East - Broad St  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 178A: US 250 West - Short Pump  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 177: Interstate 295 - Washington / Norfolk  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 176. From here, it's 18 miles to Gum Spring, 55 miles to Charlottesville, and 93 miles to Staunton.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 175: VA 288 South - Chesterfield  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Near mile marker 175, the speed limit finally changes to 70 mph, which is the speed limit on most rural Virginia freeways as of 2010.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 173: SR 623 - Rockville / Manakin  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 172.4.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at the Rest Area near mile marker 169.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 167: SR 617 - Oilville / Goochland  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 159: US 522 - Gum Spring / Mineral  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 158.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 152: SR 629 - Hadensville  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 148: SR 605 - Shannon Hill  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 143: VA 208 - Louisa / Ferncliff  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 136: US 15 - Gordonsville / Palmyra  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 129: SR 616 - Keswick / Boyd Tavern  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 127.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 124: US 250 - Charlottesville / Shadwell  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 124.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

The speed limit drops down to 65 mph as you near Charlottesville.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 121: VA 20 - Charlottesville / Scottsville  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 120: SR 631 - 5th Street / Charlottesville  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 118B: US 29 North - Charlottesville / Culpeper  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 118A: US 29 South - Lynchburg  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 115.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 114: SR 637 - Ivy  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 107: US 250 - Crozet  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 105.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 104, as I-64 West prepares to go over quite a large mountain.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 103.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Take any of the next 3 exits to get to Waynesboro.  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 99: US 250 - Afton / Waynesboro  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 96: SR 624 - Waynesboro / Lyndhurst  (Photo taken 1/30/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 94: US 340 - Waynesboro / Stuarts Draft  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 93.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 91: VA 285 / To SR 608 - Fishersville / Stuarts Draft  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West approaching the junction of Interstate 81 - 2 miles. Interstate 64 joins up with I-81 from Staunton to Lexington, where it once again branches off by itself.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 87: Interstate 81 North - Staunton / Winchester  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South shield signs located near mile marker 221. During this stretch in which I-64 and I-81 run together, the mile markers are based on I-81's mileage.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 220: VA 262 / To US 11 - Staunton  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 217: SR 654 - Mint Spring / Stuarts Draft  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South: Road view from mile marker 216.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 213B: US 11 North  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 213A: US 11 South - Greenville  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South: Road view from mile marker 212.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 205: SR 606 - Raphine / Steeles Tavern  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 200: SR 710 - Fairfield  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at the Rest Area located near mile marker 199.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Use any of the next 3 exits to get to Lexington.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 195: US 11 - Lexington  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South approaching Exit 191 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West / Interstate 81 South at Exit 191: Interstate 64 West - Lexington / Charleston  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 55: US 11 / To VA 39 - Lexington / Goshen. Since I-64 has now branched off from I-81, the exits are once again numbered based on I-64's mileage.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 54. It's 29 miles to Clifton Forge, 40 miles to Covington, and 175 miles to Charleston, WV.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 50: US 60 East / To SR 623  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 43: SR 780 - Goshen  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Warning sign near mile marker 42 warning truck drivers that Interstate 64 West goes downgrade for the next 5 miles. However, a percentage of the steepness of the grade is not stated.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 40.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 35: VA 269 / SR 850 - Longdale Furnace  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 32.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 29: VA 269 East / VA 42 North  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 27: US 60 Business West / US 220 South / SR 629 - Clifton Forge  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 24: US 60 Business East / US 220 Business South - Clifton Forge  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 21: SR 696 - Low Moor  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Use any of the next 3 exits to get to Covington.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 18.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 16B: Covington / WESTVACO Trailer Lot  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 16A: US 60 West / US 220 North - Covington / Hot Springs  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 14: VA 154 - Covington / Hot Springs  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 13.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West approaching Exit 10 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 10: US 60 East / VA 159 South / To VA 311 - Callaghan  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 6.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Warning sign near mile marker 5, showing that Interstate 64 winds around quite a few curves just ahead.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 3.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West at Exit 1: Jerry's Run Trail  (Photo taken 1/31/11).

Interstate 64 West: Road view from mile marker 1, as I-64 prepares to cross into West Virginia.  (Photo taken 1/31/11).