U.S. 29

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U.S. 29 travels nearly the height of Virginia, entering the commonwealth at Danville and leaving from Arlington County into the District of Columbia. Varying between freeway sections or four lane arterials, U.S. 29 connects Chatham, Gretna, Altavista, Lynchburg, Amherst, Lovingston, Charlottesville, Madison, Culpeper, Warrenton and Fairfax.

U.S. 29 Virginia Guides

U.S. 29 Business South - Madison
Madison, the seat of Madison County, is located approximately 25 miles north of Charlottesville where U.S. 29 intersects SR 231. The town is accessed via U.S. 29 Business, while the main route follows a freeway bypass to the east. Pictured here is the first confirming marker for U.S. 29 Business south, which meets SR 231 just north of Downtown Madison. Photo taken 06/05/05.
Approaching Downtown, U.S. 29 Business follows the original alignment of U.S. 29 until it meets SR 231. SR 231 heads northwest from Madison toward Sperryville via Banco and Etlan, with connections to Criglersville and Syria via SSR 670. Photo taken 06/05/05.
Southbound U.S. 29 Business at SR 231 (Blue Ridge Turnpike) north. The business route merges with southbound SR 231 into Downtown Madison. Photo taken 06/05/05.
U.S. 29 scenes
SSR 685 (Calohan Road) north ends at U.S. 29 (Wards Road) amid a pervasive area of auto salvage dealers. This shield directs drivers southbound toward Yellow Branch. Photo taken 06/05/05.



Photo Credits:

06/05/05 by AARoads

Connect with:
Interstate 64
U.S. 58
U.S. 460
U.S. 501
U.S. 60
U.S. 250
U.S. 33
U.S. 17
U.S. 15

Page Updated 03-22-2010.