Directions to Ferrum College and the Greenhouse

Outside View of Greenhouse
Wiley Drive
Garber Hall
Wiley Drive



Directions from the Northern Virginia Area
Take Route 66 West to Route 29 South through Charlottesville and Lynchburg to Gretna. At Gretna take Route 40 West exit. Ferrum is approximately 50 miles from Gretna on Route 40 West, 10 miles beyond Rocky Mount. Approximate time is 4 -1/2 hours.
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Take Route 66 West to Interstate 81 South to Roanoke. Take exit #143 to Interstate 581/Airport. Interstate 581 turns into Route 220 South. Stay on Route 220 through Roanoke (do not take 220 Business in Roanoke) and Boones Mill to Rocky Mount. Take the second Rocky Mount exit to Route 40 West. Ferrum is 10 miles beyond Rocky Mount on Route 40 West. Approximate time is 5 hours.

Directions from Tidewater, Virginia
Interstate 64 West to Richmond. Route 360 West to Route 307, 10 miles beyond Amelia to Route 460 West around Farmville and Lynchburg to Bedford. In Bedford take Route 122 South through Moneta and Smith Mountain Lake area to Rocky Mount. Ferrum is 10 miles beyond Rocky Mount on Route 40 West. Approximate time is 5 hours.


Directions from Roanoke, Virginia
From Interstate 81 take exit #143 to Interstate 581/Airport. Interstate 581 turns into Route 220 South. Stay on Route 220 through Roanoke (do not take 220 Business in Roanoke) and Boones Mill to Rocky Mount. Take the second Rocky Mount exit to Route 40 West. Ferrum is 10 miles beyond Rocky Mount on Route 40 West. Approximate time is 45 minutes.


Directions from Richmond, Virginia
Route 360 West to Route 307, 10 miles beyond Amelia to Route 460 West around Farmville and Lynchburg to Bedford. In Bedford take Route 122 South through Moneta and Smith Mountain Lake area to Rocky Mount. Ferrum is 10 miles beyond Rocky Mount on Route 40 West. Approximate time is 4 hours.


Directions from Bristol, Virginia
Take Interstate 81 North to Roanoke. Take exit #143 to Interstate 581/Airport. Interstate 581 turns into Route 220 South. Stay on Route 220 through Roanoke (do not take 220 Business in Roanoke) and Boones Mill to Rocky Mount. Take the second Rocky Mount exit to Route 40 West. Ferrum is 10 miles beyond Rocky Mount on Route 40 West. Approximate time is 3-1/2 hours.


Directions from Greensboro, North Carolina
Take Route 220 North to Rocky Mount. Take Route 40 West 10 miles to Ferrum. Approximate time is 1 hour 15 minutes. Visitors originating south of Greensboro should follow the Greensboro directions for the most direct and accessible route to our campus.


Directions to the Greenhouse
Upon arriving at the Ferrum College campus, note that there are two entrances to the right. Take the second entrance (Wiley Drive) and the greenhouse is located directly adjacent to the first parking lot on the right.