Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
U.S. 13, 32386 Lankford Highway
Cape Charles, VA 23310
Region Eastern Shore
Locality Northampton
Phone: (757) 331-2960
Fax: (757) 331-4565

Both a tourist attraction and a travel convenience, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel connects the Virginia mainland at Virginia Beach near Norfolk with Virginia's Eastern Shore. This 17.6 mile toll facility is an award-winning engineering marvel and is considered one of the seven man-made wonders of the world. Direct crossing time is approximately 25 minutes. A bayside restaurant, gift shop and 625-foot fishing pier are located on the southernmost island (Buses Welcome!). Virginia Originals and Chesapeake Grill hours are 7 am to 7 pm, mid-September through mid-May; and 6 am to 10 pm, mid-May through mid-September. Closed Christmas Day. Bus parking is available at the north and south toll plaza and at scenic stop on the southenmost island. Restrooms. E-ZPass accepted.

Admission Fee: Toll Facility
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Last Updated: 10/19/2010 8:52 AM
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