The closest major airport is Washington Dulles International Airport, located in Dulles, VA, 84 miles from the city center of Harrisonburg, VA.
The public transportations service in Harrisonburg is offered by the Harrisonburg Department of Public Transportation, which provides bus services to both the citizens of Harrisonburg and JMU students, the campus routes only operating during JMU's fall and spring sessions.
Due to the fact that, sometimes, the public transportation service is a little ''slow'', the best way to get around in Harrisonburg is considered being by car.
Walking or riding the bike are also great ways to get around in Harrisonburg, and are more often chosen by visitors who are on a budget, during their stay in the city. However, if you plan to explore Harrisonburg's nearby surroundings and do some sightseing, a 4-wheel vehicle may come in handy.
How to get to James Madison University campus?
Easy! Just follow the driving directions listed below!
From Washington Dulles International Airport: Head east on Saarinen Cir. and continue onto Dulles Airport Access and Toll Rd. Take the exit toward VA-28 S/Sully Rd. and keep right at the fork, to continue toward VA-28 S/Sully Rd. Merge onto VA-28 S/Sully Rd. and take the ramp onto I-66 W. Take exit 1A to merge onto I-81 S, toward Roanoke, and then take exit 245 for Port Republic Rd., toward VA-253. Turn right at VA-253 W/Port Republic Rd. and take the 2nd right toward Bluestone Dr. Turn right at Bluestone Dr. and make a slight left at Madison Dr. Make a slight left at Alumnae Dr.