The City of Waynesboro is centrally located in the eastern portion of
Virginia's scenic and historic Shenandoah Valley, just 90 miles
northwest of the state capital of Richmond and 125 miles southwest of
the nation's capital Washington DC. The City covers an area of
approximately 15 square miles.
Exit Numbers to the City from Interstate 64 are: Exit 99 to 250 West, Exit 96 to Delphine Avenue, and Exit 94 to Rosser Avenue.
Waynesboro is located in the Valley and Ridge Physiographic Province
with elevations ranging from 1,050 feet to 1,800 feet above sea level.
The average elevation of the Blue Ridge Parkway Appalachian Trail is
2,200 feet. The South River, a south fork of the Shenandoah River, runs
directly through the City.
There are about 10 motor freight carriers with distribution facilities in Waynesboro. Approximately 30 motor freight companies serve the area.
The Virginia Inland Port is located in Front Royal off Interstate 81, just 85 miles north of Waynesboro. The International Port Hampton Roads (185 miles) is the largest natural deep water harbor in the world. Richmond's deep water terminal on the James River (90 miles) provides an additional shipping option.