Directions

The only entrance to ACADEMI is the entrance off of Caratoke Highway onto Puddin Ridge Road.

From the South

•Take US 17 North to Elizabeth City; take a right on US 158 East

•At “Y” in road, take NC 34 North/East till the end, then left on NC 168 North for 8 miles

•At the third traffic light, take a left on Puddin Ridge Road. The dead-end of Puddin Ridge Road is the main gate to ACADEMI. Check-in at security gate.

From the North

•Interstate 95 South to Interstate 295 South (left exit toward Rocky Mount, NC)

•Follow Interstate 295 South to Interstate 64 East (toward Virginia Beach)

•Interstate 64 East towards Chesapeake. Go 12 miles to Exit 291B onto Interstate 464 South toward VA 168 South (Battlefield Boulevard bypass). Continue South on VA 168 approximately 15 miles, through $3.00 toll booth; cross into North Carolina (Border Station on your right)

•At the second traffic light after the one at the State Line, turn right on Puddin Ridge Road and follow it to the end. The dead-end of Puddin Ridge Road is the main gate to ACADEMI. Check-in at security gate.

From Norfolk International Airport

•From the Airport, follow the signs to Interstate 64 East towards Chesapeake. Go 12 miles to Exit 291B onto Interstate 464 South toward VA 168 South (Battlefield Boulevard bypass). Continue South on VA 168 approximately 15 miles, through $3.00 toll booth; cross into North Carolina (Border Station on your right)

•At the second traffic light after the one at the State Line, turn right on Puddin Ridge Road and follow it to the end. The dead-end of Puddin Ridge Road is the main gate to ACADEMI. Check-in at security gate.