Getting Here

Whether you are speeding along Interstate 81 as it passes through southwest Virginia, or, enjoying a leisurely excursion along the Blue Ridge Parkway, Buchanan’s historic downtown is a natural stopping point.

Our Main Street is U.S. Route 11. The Town is centrally located 24 miles south of Lexington, 24 miles north of Roanoke and 20 miles from Bedford. Buchanan is minutes away from attractions such as the Natural Bridge State Park, Lexington Horse Center, VMI,  the Peaks of Otter, the D-Day Memorial, the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Appalachian Trail and Roanoke.

For those on the Interstate, Buchanan has convenient access at Exit 168 when traveling from the north or Exit 162 from the south. From Bedford, Rt. 43 north takes you 14 miles from the Peaks of Otter. Main Street Buchanan is minutes away from the Blue Ridge Parkway at milepost 90.9 (JCT 43 North, Parkway Drive).

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