Uber is now serving the Charlottesville/Harrisonburg area! Visit Uber to download the app. 


The following taxi services can be contacted for travel around the city, with most operating 24/7:

  • ABC (540) 564-1214
  • Royal Cab (540) 438-7777
  • Yellow Cab (540) 434-2515
  • Green Taxi (540) 810-2074
  • Checkered Cab: (540) 908-2838
  • Custom Transportation (540) 437-0600

Shuttles provide transportation to nearby airports and a range of options are available as detailed below. Large coach buses also provide routes serving Washington D.C., Virginia, Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania on weekends and breaks and more information can be found here

JMU Break Shuttle Bus to Charlottesville Airport (CHO)

The JMU Transportation Department operates shuttle bus services between JMU and the Charlottesville area, including the Charlottesville Airport (CHO), for Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring Breaks. From CHO, you can get direct flights to Chicago, Charlotte, Dulles, La Guardia, Atlanta, Philadelphia, and other cities. 

All trips depart and return to Godwin Hall along the sidewalk across from the University Bookstore. In Charlottesville, each shuttle stops at the Charlottesville Airport (CHO), the Amtrak train station, and the Greyhound bus station. Reservations are required to board the shuttle. Tickets cost $35 each way. 

For additional information and to make a reservation, please visit our website or contact the JMU Transportation Department at 540-568-8147. 

Green Shuttle

Green Shuttle provides daily shuttle services from the Godwin sidewalk to Dulles International Airport, Sunday through Friday. Shuttles leave at 11:45 a.m. and return from Dulles Airport at 2:30 p.m. Schedules are added for breaks. The Green Shuttle also offers shuttle services to and from the Charlottesville Airport and Amtrak station. Call (540) 718-2954 for more details. 

Shenandoah Valley Shuttle

Shenandoah Valley Shuttle serves the regional airports (IAD, DCA, BWI and CHO) and Amtrak’s Union Station in D.C. using four-door sedans and minivans. They offer on-campus pickups. Contact number is (540) 877-4187.

The Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD) provides shuttle services between the JMU campus and SHD. This service has to be booked 24 hours in advance and cost $30 each way or $50 round trip. 

To see a full list of regional and break transportation options, click here

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