Maps and Directions to Green Bank, WV
The following are directions to Green Bank,WV, from airports in Pittsburgh, PA, Washington, DC, and Charlottesville, VA. The duration of the drive from either Pittsburgh or Washington is four to five hours. The duration of the drive from Charlottesville is 2.5 hours.
From the Greater Pittsburgh International Airport, go east on route 60 to US 22/30. Follow 22/30 east to Interstate 79. Take I-79 south through Clarksburg, WV to the US 33 exit near Buckhannon, WV. Go east on US 33 through Buckhannon to Elkins, WV. Turn south on US 250/219 to go to Huttonsville. In Huttonsville, take US 250 (route 92) southeast to Bartow. Follow route 92/28 south to Green Bank.
From the Washington Dulles International Airport, go south on route 28 to Interstate 66. Take I-66 west to I-81. From here, there are two alternative routes to Green Bank:
From the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport, go east (straight) on Airport Road to US 29. Take 29 south to US 250, and follow 250 west to Interstate 64. Go west on I-64 to Interstate 81 near Staunton, VA. After travelling north on I-81 for about two miles, take the Woodrow Wilson Parkway exit. Go west on the parkway to US 250, and follow 250 west to Monterey, VA. In Monterey, turn south on US 220, and shortly thereafter, veer west on route 84 to go to Frost, WV. Follow route 92/28 north to Green Bank.
The entrance to the observatory is about one-half mile north of "downtown" Green Bank on the west side of route 92/28. Look for the Jansky and Reber antennas. They are located on either side of the entrance.Modified on [an error occurred while processing this directive]