Davidson College is located 19 miles north of Charlotte, N.C., just off Interstate 77 at Exit 30. For Google map directions, entered your starting address in the "from" box below. The 'to" box is the address for the college's main entrance.
Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT) is located 25 minutes southwest of Davidson in Charlotte. The airport is served by seven domestic carriers, three foreign flag carriers and is U.S. Airways' largest hub. Shuttle services are available to and from Davidson via Lake Norman Airport Taxi and Yellow Cab of Lake Norman.
Greyhound and Trailways bus lines, and an Amtrak railway station are 30 minutes away via I-85 and I-77. The Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) 77X North Mecklenburg Express bus route services Davidson to Charlotte during the weekdays between the hours of 5 a.m. and 9 p.m. Taxi service is available from the airport, train, and bus station.
From exit 30 on I-77, proceed toward campus on Griffith Street. Cross over the railroad tracks and take an immediate left onto Jackson Street. Follow Jackson around the curve to the right and then turn right into the parking lot—posted signs should guide your way. Proceed to the end of the parking area where visitor spaces are reserved. Parking for Admission visitors is available in a parking lot parallel to Main Street. Walk to the Admission Office, located at the corner of Griffith and Main Streets.
For visitors, parking is available in the lots adjacent to the Admission buildings. These are the large brown areas on the campus map. Though other public parking may be available on Main Street or Concord Road, college-designated visitor parking is more plentiful.
From I-77 Exit 30, proceed East on Griffith Street. Griffith Street will intersect with Main Street right in front of the Davidson campus. Take a right onto Main Street and proceed to the first full stoplight. Take a left at the stoplight onto Concord Road. Travel approximately .5 miles until you see Baker Drive on your left. Turn left into the visitor parking lot.