Getting Here

Ride the Bus
Coming from in town? Why not ride the bus? Blacksburg Transit Schedule available here
Coming from out of town? The  Smart Way Bus schedule is available here


Downtown Blacksburg
Take advantage of the convenience of the Kent Square Parking Garage. Entrance is located at the corner of Draper Road and Roanoke Street; 380 public parking spaces with hourly and daily rates available; parking validated by many downtown businesses.

You will find metered parking on many streets surrounding and crossing the Main Street corridor of downtown Blacksburg: Draper Road, College Avenue, College Avenue Extension, Lee Street, Church Street and Roanoke Street.

Don’t forget the metered parking lots off Church Street, Progress Street, and Draper Road (Farmers Market).

Collegiate Square (corner of Main Street and Prices Fork Road) and Clay Court offers customer parking in lots adjacent to their stores.

Parking reserved for Virginia Tech personnel (Squires Center and lots off Roanoke Street and Otey Street) is available for downtown visitors after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day Saturday and Sunday.

  • Squires Lot – corner of College Avenue and Otey Street
  • Architecture Annex Lot – corner of Roanoke Street and Otey Street

All Metered Parking is FREE after 5pm

Download Downtown Blacksburg Parking Brochure Here

Other areas in Blacksburg
FREE parking always available at First & Main Shopping District, Blacksburg Square, outside The Garden Grille & Bar at The Hilton Garden Inn, and in front of Wikiteria in the Corporate Research Center.

Taxi Services
Hooptie Ride- (540) 552-4667
Fat Taxi- (540) 999-8294
Blacksburg Taxi- (540) 552-6671