Expect Large Crowds - June 20-24, 2013
Expect large crowds and possible delays due to a motorcycle rally, Thunder in the Valley, in Johnstown, PA. The memorial has limited parking for motorcycles. An overflow gravel parking lot will be in use as additional parking for other vehicles.
Detour - Route 281 - June 17-July 29,2013
This detour is after the US 219 junction, so visitors following the recommended driving directions (see link below) will not need to navigate the detour. The detour follows country roads and is not recommended for buses, RVs, and other large vehicles. More »
Possible Construction Delays - US 30
Short delays are possible along US 30 at PA 281 due to construction - April 1 - October, 2013
Flight 93 National Memorial is located in southwestern Pennsylvania. The memorial is within a 500-mile radius of two-thirds of the nation's population.
Driving times are approximate.
GPS: 6424 Lincoln Highway, Stoystown, PA 15563
Please be aware that your GPS unit may recommend a different route from the ones noted below.
From JOHNSTOWN: Take Route 219 South 9.6 miles. Exit onto US 30 East at Stoystown/Jennerstown Exit. Travel 8.5 miles east on the US Rte. 30. Turn right into the new park entrance. The new entrance will be marked with official National Park Service signs.
From the EAST on PA TURNPIKE (Interstate 70/76): Exit Bedford (#146) - At Turnpike light, turn left. Go to next light, turn left. Take 220 South. Follow 220 South to next exit. Exit US 30 West. Follow US 30 west approximately 25 miles. Turn left into the new park entrance. The new entrance will be marked with official National Park Service signs.
From the WEST on ROUTE 30/Lincoln Highway: Travel east 8.5 miles past the US 219/US 30 interchange. Turn right into the new park entrance. The new entrance will be marked with official National Park Service signs.
Did You Know?
In past September 11 ceremonies, first responders, community leaders and recovery workers have participated by ringing the "Bells of Remembrance." The bells ring during the time of the crash, 10:03 AM, while the names of Flight 93 crew and passengers are read aloud.