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The location of White Sulphur Springs

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to White Sulphur Springs.

This page contains seven sections:

Around White Sulphur Springs ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Roanoke (VA). It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the southeast of White Sulphur Springs. Roanoke (VA) has a population of 99,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Blacksburg (VA). It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the south of White Sulphur Springs and has a population of 45,000 people.

For comparison, White Sulphur Springs has a population of 2,400 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from White Sulphur Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Christiansburg (VA)   [Map]   22,088   S   46 miles [74 km]
Clifton Forge (VA)   [Map]   3,715   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Covington (VA)   [Map]   5,518   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lexington (VA)   [Map]   7,045   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Narrows (VA)   [Map]   1,971   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Pearisburg (VA)   [Map]   2,699   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Radford (VA)   [Map]   17,483   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Salem (VA)   [Map]   25,549   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Vinton (VA)   [Map]   8,185   SE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Beckley   [Map]   16,972   W   46 miles [74 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   2,852   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Hinton   [Map]   2,469   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lewisburg   [Map]   3,921   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oak Hill   [Map]   8,544   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Summersville   [Map]   3,434   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Low Moor (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   23 miles [37 km]
New Castle (VA)   [Map]   150   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Alderson   [Map]   1,173   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Anthony   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Clendenenville   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fairlea   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Falling Spring   [Map]   208   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fort Spring   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Frankford   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Frazier   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hollywood   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Richlands   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ronceverte   [Map]   1,736   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Union   [Map]   552   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Unus   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

For more communities neighboring White Sulphur Springs, please visit our County-by-County Page for White Sulphur Springs.

Greenbrier County ...

White Sulphur Springs is located in Greenbrier County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Greenbrier County: Alleghany (VA), Bath (VA), Fayette, Monroe, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Summers & Webster.

Curious and Interesting Names Near White Sulphur Springs ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for White Sulphur Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Sulphur Springs ...

Looking for more information about White Sulphur Springs? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for White Sulphur Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for White Sulphur Springs.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for White Sulphur Springs.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around White Sulphur Springs. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of White Sulphur Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of West Virginia

    West Virginia Tourism
    Parks for West Virginia

    Fishing in West Virginia
    Hunting in West Virginia

TripAdvisor Link for:

    West Virginia Statewide Tourism
    White Sulphur Springs Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for White Sulphur Springs


National Park Service (NPS) sites in West Virginia

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in West Virginia

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in West Virginia

Airports Near White Sulphur Springs ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to White Sulphur Springs.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
New Castle Intl.   [Map]   VA85   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ingalls Fld.(ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   HSP   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Richwood Muni.   [Map]   3I4   NNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld. (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   ROA   SSE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Virginia Tech. Exec.(BCB/KBCB)   [Map]   BCB   S   41 miles [66 km]
Summersville Airport(ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   SXL   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to White Sulphur Springs.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from White Sulphur Springs. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Morgantown Muni. (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]   MGW   N   129 miles [207.6 km]
Richmond Intl. (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]   RIC   E   164 miles [263.9 km]
Washington Dulles Intl.    [Map]   ---   ENE   173 miles [278.4 km]
Pittsburgh Intl. (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]   PIT   N   186 miles [299.3 km]
Port Columbus Intl. (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]   CMH   NW   206 miles [331.5 km]
Newport News Intl. (PHF/KPHF)   [Map]   PHF   ESE   213 miles [342.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Greenbrier Valley Airport (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]   LWB   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld. (ROA/KROA)   [Map]   ROA   SSE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Raleigh County Meml. (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]   BKW   W   44 miles [70.8 km]
Lynchburg Rgnl.(LYH/KLYH)   [Map]   LYH   ESE   68 miles [109.4 km]
Yeager Airport (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]   CRW   WNW   80 miles [128.7 km]
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl. (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]   SHD   ENE   82 miles [132 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
New Castle Intl.   [Map]   VA85   SSE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Ingalls Fld.(ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]   HSP   ENE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Richwood Muni.   [Map]   3I4   NNW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Virginia Tech. Exec.(BCB/KBCB)   [Map]   BCB   S   41 miles [66 km]
Summersville Airport(ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]   SXL   NW   43 miles [69.2 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Morgantown Muni.   (MGW/KMGW)   [Map]
        Website for Morgantown Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richmond Intl.   (RIC/KRIC)   [Map]
        Website for Richmond International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Yeager Airport   (CRW/KCRW)   [Map]
        Website for Yeager Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shenandoah Valley Rgnl.   (SHD/KSHD)   [Map]
        Website for Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Charlottesville Airport   (CHO/KCHO)   [Map]
        Website for Charlottesville - Albemarle Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ingalls Fld.   (ICAO: KHSP)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Virginia Tech. Exec.   (BCB/KBCB)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Summersville Airport   (ICAO: KSXL)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
New River Valley Airport   (ICAO: KPSK)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pittsburgh Intl.   (PIT/KPIT)   [Map]
        Website for Pittsburgh International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Port Columbus Intl.   (CMH/KCMH)   [Map]
        Website for Port Columbus International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newport News Intl.   (PHF/KPHF)   [Map]
        Website for Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Greenbrier Valley Airport   (LWB/KLWB)   [Map]
        Website for Greenbrier Valley Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Roanoke Rgnl. - Woodrum Fld.   (ROA/KROA)   [Map]
        Website for Roanoke Regional Airport - Woodrum Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Raleigh County Meml.   (BKW/KBKW)   [Map]
        Website for Raleigh County Memorial Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lynchburg Rgnl.   (LYH/KLYH)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Greenbrier County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for White Sulphur Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for White Sulphur Springs.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in White Sulphur Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- White Sulphur Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for White Sulphur Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from White Sulphur Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Sulphur Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7961, Longitude: -80.3017     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for White Sulphur Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to White Sulphur Springs), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for White Sulphur Springs.