Various public and private transportation services are available throughout the area. AMTRAK has stations in Newport News and Williamsburg, Greyhound has commercial bus service to Newport News and Williamsburg, and rental cars and taxi service are sometimes available from all of these locations. For air service there are three airports within one hours drive of Colonial National Historical Park: Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (20 minutes from Yorktown), Norfolk International Airport (one hour east of the park) and Richmond International Airport (one hour west of the park).
Did You Know?
By the Act of March 1, 1872, Congress established Yellowstone National Park in the Territories of Montana and Wyoming, the first National Park in the world. This act was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant.