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Directions to Campus

ODU is located in Norfolk, VA off of Hampton Blvd. Follow the directions below or view the campus map.

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Driving Directions

From the North

  1. Take I-95 south toward Richmond
  2. Take the left exit 84A onto I-295 S, following signs for "Norfolk/Virginia Beach"
  3. Remain on 295 for approximately 14 miles, then exit at 28A (I-64 E)
  4. Stay on I-64 E for approximately 75 miles until you reach exit 276, VA-406/NAVAL BASE/TERMINAL BLVD
  5. Once on the exit ramp, stay right onto I-564 as it splits. Once on I-564, stay right again, following the first exit for Terminal Blvd.
  6. Continue straight through two traffic lights, and at the third light, turn left onto Hampton Blvd.
  7. Follow Hampton Blvd. to 49th St. (approximately 3 miles)
  8. From here, directions change based on the location of the event.

From the South

  1. Take I-85 north or I-95 north to Route 58 east.
  2. Follow 58 east to I-264 east toward Portsmouth/Norfolk.
  3. Go through Downtown Tunnel and follow signs to St. Paul's Blvd.
  4. Make a right onto St. Paul's Blvd.
  5. At the third light, make a left onto Brambleton Ave.
  6. Follow Brambleton Ave. until you see signs for Hampton Blvd./ODU.
  7. Bear right onto Hampton Blvd.
  8. Follow Hampton Blvd. to 43rd St. (approximately 3 miles)
  9. From here, directions change based on the location of the event.

Directions by Plane, Train, or Bus

Regional Airports

Norfolk International Aiport
9.8 miles
From ORF to ODU
Newport News International Airport
26.7 miles
From PHF to ODU

Norfolk Bus Stations

Service Address Distance Directions
Greyhound 701 Monticello Ave
Norfolk, VA 23510
Tel: (757) 625-2608
3.4 miles From station to ODU

Norfolk Train Stations

Service Address Distance Directions
Amtrak 190 Park Ave.
Norfolk, VA 23510
4.0 miles From station to ODU

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