Directions To OBX

The Outer Banks is a barrier island that stretches over 200 miles long!  The most northern point of the Outer Banks that you can reach without 4-wheel drive is Corolla NC. If you plan to go any further north towards Corova you will need 4-wheel drive. The most southern point of the Outer Banks that is reachable without a boat or ferry is Hatteras Island. If you plan to go any further south towards Ocracoke Island you will need to take a ferry .

The OBX is comprised of 3 counties, Dare County, Hyde County and Currituck County. A list of towns on the Outer Banks from North to South are as follows: Corolla, Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, Nags Head, Manteo, Wanchese, Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Hatteras Island, Frisco, Ocracoke Island, and Portsmouth Island. You will need a car to navigate the island and get around with ease however, there are other forms of transportation available such as: taxis, limo services, rental cars and location based app services such as Uber. 

If you've just arrived to the OBX and you're trying to find our rental office, click on the directions button below and enter your starting address.

GET DIRECTIONS TO OUR OFFICE & YOUR VACATION RENTAL

We appreciate you choosing to vacation on the Outer Banks!

Feel free to contact us seven (7) days a week, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, EST at 800-552-6257 or e-mail us at info@joelambjr.com.

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO OUR OFFICE

JOE LAMB JR. & ASSOCIATES - 4607 N. Croatan Highway, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
GPS coordinates to our office are: 36.085 N 75.705W

From the North

I-95 South to Richmond, VA. Take I-295 South (Exit 84A) towards Rocky Mount for 14.7 Miles. Take I-64 East (Exit 28A) towards Norfolk/Virginia Beach for 64 Miles. Take I-664 South (Exit 264) towards Downtown/Newport News/Suffolk/Chesapeake for 20.1 Miles.

Take I-64 West (Exit 15B) towards Chesapeake/Virginia Beach for 8 Miles. Take VA-168 (Exit 291B) towards Great Bridge/Nags Head. Go South on VA-168 via the *Chesapeake Expressway to US-158 (VA-168 turns into US-158 at Barco, NC). Follow US-158, across the Wright Brothers Memorial Bridge. Once across the bridge go approximately 2.7 miles (You will go through 6 stop lights), once past the 6th stop light, get into the left lane and start looking for Joe Lamb, Jr. & Associates. Our office building is on the left just past the intersection of US-158 and Eckner Street.

From the Eastern Shore


Take US-13 South from Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel to I-64. Follow signs to Chesapeake, VA. Go South on US-168 via the *Chesapeake Expressway to US-158 (VA-168 turns into US-158 at Barco, NC).

Follow US-158, across the Wright Brothers Memorial Bridge. Once across go approximately 2.7 miles (You will go through 6 stop lights), once past the 6th stop light, get into the left Lane & start looking for Joe Lamb, Jr. & Associates. Our office building is on the left just past the intersection of US-158 and Eckner Street.

*The Chesapeake Expressway is a Toll Road. It is Route VA-168, a fast and convenient four-lane divided highway linking Interstate 64 in Chesapeake to North Carolina and the Outer Banks.

From the West

Take I-40 East toward Rocky Mount to I-64 East. Follow I-64 East all the way to the Outer Banks. To get to our office in Kitty Hawk: Follow US-158 North to the 2.7 Milepost (Approximately 15.2 Miles). Turn right at the Joe Lamb Jr. & Associates office.


From the South

Coming from South Carolina, take 1-95 towards Rocky Mount, NC. Take US-64 East. From Washington, NC take State Route 30 to Plymouth, NC and follow the directions above via US-64 East to The Outer Banks. To get to our main office in Kitty Hawk: Follow US-158 North to the 2.7 Milepost (Approximately 15.7 Miles). Joe Lamb Jr. & Associates is on the right.

We suggest that you contact your local travel agent, consult your road atlas, utilize internet mapping service or GPS devices for directions specific to your departure location.

WHERE IS THE CLOSEST AIRPORT?


Norfolk International 

Raleigh-Durham International

 Newport News Internat

Dare County Reginal


Airport Information

The closest major airport to the Outer Banks is in Norfolk, Virginia. From the Norfolk International Airport you will need to rent a car, hire a shuttle or limo service. The airport is close the main highway I -64 and approximate driving time from the Norfolk airport to Kitty Hawk is 1.5 hours.

There is an International Airport in Newport News, VA.  Serving the Hampton Roads area, the airport is located in the heart of shopping centers and restaurants making it easy travelling for those who need to take a break before or after their flight. There are hotels in the area for early flights out. It is about 2.5 hours driving time to get the Outer Banks from Newport News in non-seasonal traffic.

A little further away here in North Carolina is the Raleigh-Durham Intl Airport.  The drive time is about 3.5 hours. You can make plans to visit and enjoy this major region of North Carolina known as the Research Triangle before or after your trip to the beach. There are three small airports located on the Outer Banks: Dare County Regional Airport, First Flight Airport and Currituck Regional Airport of the three the largest is Dare County Regional, during the summer months you will see many guided air tours take off from this area. 

 


The closest major airport to the Outer Banks is in Norfolk, Virginia. From the   you will need to rent a car, hire a shuttle or limo service. The airport is close the main highway I -64 and approximate driving time from the Norfolk airport to Kitty Hawk is 1.5 hours.

HOW FAR AWAY IS YOUR CITY FROM THE OBX?

Atlanta625
Baltimore319
Buffalo714
Boston642
Cary, N.C.205
Charleston, S.C.380
Chicago956
Cincinnati745
Cleveland627
Durham218
Montreal776
New York417
Norfolk74
Philadelphia320
Pittsburgh530
Raleigh196
Richmond175
Toronto776
Virginia Beach90
Washington, D.C.271


HOW DO I GET AROUND THE OBX WITHOUT A CAR?

RENTAL CAR , LIMOUSINE, TAXI SERVICES & UBER

You can rent a car on the Outer Banks from several businesses. For special occasions, you can hire a limo service to make your vacation a very memorable and special event. Taxi services are prevalent on the island, as well as popular services using cell phone apps.