• Fort Necessity (NPS photo by Debbie Martinez)

    Fort Necessity

    National Battlefield Pennsylvania

Public Transportation


Fort Necessity is less than 2 hours from Greater Pittsburgh International Airport. Commuter flights may be available to Morgantown, WV (45 minutes away) or Connellsville, PA (25 minutes away.)

Commercial Bus Service is not available to the area.

Regularly scheduled local busses from Uniontown to Nemacolin Woodlands resort pass Fort Necessity. Call Fayette Area Coordinated Transport (FACT) 724-430-4600 for schedule information. Toll Free: 1-800-321-7433.

Did You Know?

Map of National Road

The National Road was the first highway built entirely with federal funds. Authorized by Congress in 1806, construction began in Cumberland, Maryland in 1811. The road reached Vandalia, Illinois in 1838. Learn more at the Fort Necessity/National Road Interpretive Center. More...