Other Transportation Services

The transportation network is more than roads. VDOT is also responsible for:

  • More than 12,603 bridges

  • Four underwater crossings in the Hampton Roads area:
    • The mid-town and downtown Elizabeth River tunnels
    • The Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel on Interstate 64
    • The Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel on Interstate 664


  • Two mountain tunnels on Interstate 77 in southwest Virginia: East River and Big Walker

  • Three toll roads:
    • Northern Virginia's Dulles Toll Road
    • The Powhite Parkway Extension near Richmond
    • The Pocahontas Parkway near Richmond


  • One toll bridge: The George P. Coleman Bridge carries Route 17 traffic over the York River between historic Yorktown and Gloucester County. Only northboound traffic is charged.

  • Four ferry services:
    • Jamestown
    • Sunnybank
    • Merry Point
    • Hatton (seasonal)


  • Forty-one safety rest areas and ten welcome centers along major highways

  • More than 100 commuter parking lots

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Page last modified: Oct. 18, 2012