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Charlottesville Airport Car Hire - Did You Know?

  • Charlottesville has been crowned the number one place to live in the US
  • Charlottesville is found in the heart of Virginia’s wine region
  • Four American presidents have come from around Charlottesville
  • Thomas Jefferson lived nearby at Monticello
  • Despite the popularity of New England in autumn, Virginia tops the lot with its seasonal colours

A Mini Guide to Charlottesville Airport

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport is based 8 miles to the north of Charlottesville. Spanning an area of 6000sq meters it has juts one terminal for both arrivals and departures. Charlottesville Airport car rental desks are located in the arrivals hall.

Four different airlines serve seven other cities for domestic flights. In 2006 the runway and terminal buildings were reconstructed to allow more flights and passengers run through it. James River has a tributary called the Rivanna River which Charlottesville lies on the banks of. The interstate road of US Route 250 feeds the city and was once known as Three Notched Road.

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For attractions take your Charlottesville Airport rental car along Skyline Drive. It surrounds the Shenandoah National Park which also has hiking trails and beautiful scenery. Carry on this road and you will reach The Blue Ridge Parkway en route to the Great Smokey Mountains National Park some 469 miles north. Visit the Paramount Theater which depending on the time of year has Broadway shows, Live Arts and more recently Play On! Theater production.

Charlottesville was and is home to many famous characters. You can visit Ash Lawn-Highland, the home of James Monroe as it hosts the Ash Lawn Opera Festival during the summer. As the city was where Thomas Jefferson lived there. You can visit the Academical Village, also known as the Lawn, which is an esplanade and where The Rotunda and Standford White grand structures are based.

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Some of the most beautiful pastoral scenery in the US awaits you when you hire a car in Charlottesville with rhinocarhire.com. There’s not a season goes by without great natural beauty. In winter take your Charlottesville hire car through the snow clad hills or in early summer through the budding vines. If you’ve arrived in autumn and have hired a convertible car in Charlottesville, spend dreamy hours driving through the russet colours of Charlottesville’s woods.
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