Visitors to Newport News have a number of options for getting around the city and the rest of the country with public transportation. 

            There is a public bus network in Newport News that is operated by the Hampton Roads Transit network.  There are a number of routes that connect key destinations in and around town, and there are also routes that lead to neighboring Hampton , Chesapeake , Norfolk , Portsmouth and Virginia Beach .  Buses begin running around 5am and don’t stop service until 11pm, but this varies depending on the line. For more information, check out this Routes and Schedules page.

            Traveling to and from Newport News from around North America by train or coach is possible, as there are both train and bus stations located in the city.  For more information, check out the Amtrak Railway Company website, and the Greyhound Bus Company website.

            Taxis are a good way of getting around the immediate city of Newport News .  The best way to get a taxi is to call one of the agencies ahead of time to arrange for a pick-up.  For a list of companies located in or around the city, check out this Taxi Company List.  Most hotels, restaurants, and bars will be happy to make this call for their customers.