The MPA region has superb primary transportation corridors providing uncongested access to the urban areas of Northern Virginia, Greater Richmond and Hampton Roads. The Region is served by a well-maintained highway infrastructure including US 360, US 33, and US 17, connecting it to the major interstates, general aviation and commercial airports, seaports and numerous marinas. A Norfolk Southern rail spur is available in the Town of West Point.


  Distance from Region Border (in Minutes)
I-95 6.2
I-64 3.4
I-664 14.5
I-564 21.2
I-264 28.1
I-464 28.7
I-295 7.3


Primary/Secondary Roads in Region

US Highway 17

US Highway 360  

US Highway 14

US Highway 33  

US Highway 30




Commercial Airport Location From Border of Region Website
Richmond International Airport Richmond  28.5 Minutes Website
Newport News - Williamsburg International Airport Newport News 23.6 Minutes Website
Norfolk International Airport Norfolk 49.2 Minutes Website
General Aviation Location Runway Length Website
Hummel Field Airport Saluda 2,170 ft Website
Middle Peninsula Regional Airport Shacklefords 5,000 ft Website
Tappahannock - Essex County Airport Tappahannock 4,300 ft Website
Private Airport Location   Website
Holly Point Airport Mathews   Website
New Quarter Farm Airport Gloucester   Website



Port of Virginia (Newport News Marine Terminals) Website
Port of Virginia (Virginia International Gateway) Website
Port of Virginia (Norfolk International Terminals) Website
Port of Virginia (Portsmouth Marine Terminal) Website
Port of Virginia (Richmond Marine Terminal) Website


Freight Rail Service

Norfolk Southern Railway Company Operates a branch in West Point