Portsmouth, VA Transportation

Portsmouth transportation information

StatisticPortsmouthVirginiaNational
Total airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)6354
Total Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (3)19711
Average one way commute (mins)242825
Workers who carpool9.8%10.2%10.0%
Workers taking public transportation2.4%4.4%5.0%
Workers who walk to work3.8%2.3%2.8%
Working from home5.3%4.5%4.3%
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There are a total of 2 airports within 30 miles of Portsmouth and a total of 3 Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the city center.

The average travel time to work in Portsmouth is 12% less than the Virginia average and 4.8% less than the National average. The number of people who take public transportation in Portsmouth is 44.8% less than the Virginia average and 50.9% less than the National average. The number of people who carpool to work in Portsmouth is 3.7% less than the Virginia average and 2.3% less than the National average. The number of people who work from home in Portsmouth is 18.9% greater than the Virginia average and 24.7% greater than the National average.

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Amtrak stations within 30 miles of Portsmouth, Virginia

NorfolkMonticello Ave. & Va. Beach Blvd.
Norfolk VA 23510
Amtrak Station Information
  • •  Located 3.8 miles from Portsmouth city center
  • •  Served by a thruway bus, not by a train
  • •  Has no ticket office
  • •  Does not handle checked baggage
  • •  Luggage assistance not available
  • •  Not wheelchair accessible
  • •  No public restrooms available
  • •  No food service facilities
  • •  No automated teller machines available
  • •  Public transit connection available
  • •  Public telephones in the station
Newport News9304 Warwick Blvd.
Newport News VA 23601
Amtrak Station Information
  • •  Located 12.2 miles from Portsmouth city center
  • •  This Amtrak station is open
  • •  Has a ticket office
  • •  Does not handle checked baggage
  • •  Luggage assistance not available
  • •  Wheelchair accessible
  • •  Public restrooms available
  • •  No food service facilities
  • •  No automated teller machines available
  • •  Public transit connection available
  • •  Public telephones in the station
Virginia Beach19th & Pacific Ave.
Virginia Beach VA 23451
Amtrak Station Information
  • •  Located 20.9 miles from Portsmouth city center
  • •  Served by a thruway bus, not by a train
  • •  Has no ticket office
  • •  Does not handle checked baggage
  • •  Luggage assistance not available
  • •  Not wheelchair accessible
  • •  No public restrooms available
  • •  No food service facilities
  • •  No automated teller machines available
  • •  Public transit connection available
  • •  Public telephones in the station

Airports within 30 miles of Portsmouth, Virginia

Airport NameAirport AddressDistance (miles)City/State
Norfolk International Airport2200 Norview Ave7.2Norfolk, VA
Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport900 Bland Blvd20.3Newport News, VA

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Neighborhoods in & around Portsmouth, VA

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Great Bridge, Chesapeake819.1
North Central, Virginia Beach8011.6
Northwest, Virginia Beach808.9
Greenbrier West, Chesapeake806.5
Great Bridge East, Chesapeake8012.2
Deep Creek South, Chesapeake787.8
Western Branch North, Chesapeake776.8
Butts Station, Chesapeake7613.2
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Greater Wythe, Hampton7512.8
Deep Creek North, Chesapeake755.1
Greenbrier East, Chesapeake758.8
Western Branch South, Chesapeake757.2
Indian River, Chesapeake754
US Navy Little Creek Amphibious Base, Virginia Beach749.2
Aberdeen, Hampton7414
Deep Creek West-Dismal Swamp, Chesapeake7313.4
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Cities near Portsmouth, VA

CityScoreMiles
Williamsburg, VA8337.6
Virginia Beach, VA8217.8
Smithfield, VA8121
Moyock, NC8022.5
Yorktown, VA7930.2
Suffolk, VA7917.4
Cascades, VA7940.9
Poquoson, VA7820
CityScoreMiles
Newport News, VA7819.9
Hampton, VA7813.7
George Mason, VA7841
Gloucester Point, VA7830.9
Carrollton, VA7716.4
Meadowbrook, VA776.4
Bayside, VA7710.2
Chesapeake, VA774.7
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