West Virginia Route 61

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West Virginia Route 61 marker

West Virginia Route 61
Route information
Maintained by WVDOH
Length: 63.3 mi[1] (101.9 km)
Major junctions
South end: WV 41 in Piney View
  WV 16 from Mt. Hope to Oak Hill
US 19 near Oak Hill
I‑77 / I‑64 near Charleston
US 119 in Charleston
North end: US 60 in Charleston
Counties: Raleigh, Fayette, Kanawha
Highway system
US 60 WV 62

West Virginia Route 61 is a north–south state highway in central and southern West Virginia. The southern terminus of the route is at West Virginia Route 41 in Piney View. The northern terminus is at U.S. Route 60 (Patrick Street Bridge) in Charleston.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi km Destinations Notes
Raleigh WV 41 – Prince, Beckley
Fayette Mount Hope WV 16 south – Beckley south end of WV 16 overlap
see WV 16
Oak Hill WV 16 north (Main Street) – Fayetteville north end of WV 16 overlap
Montgomery To US 60 (via WV 6) to Montgomery Bridge
Kanawha Chelyan To I‑64 / I‑77 / US 60 – Cedar Grove, Charleston, Beckley interchange; I-77 exit 85; to Chelyan Bridge
Marmet WV 94 south to I‑64 / I‑77 – Racine
Charleston I‑64 / I‑77 – Beckley, Charleston I-77 exit 95; to Chuck Yeager Bridge
To I‑64 west / I‑77 north / 36th Street to Kanawha City Bridge
Thayer Street - Downtown Charleston to South Side Bridge
To I‑64 / US 119 / Oakwood Road to Fort Hill Bridge
CharlestonSouth Charleston line US 60 (Patrick Street) to WV 25 – South Charleston to Patrick Street Bridge
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


  1. ^ Distance calculated using Microsoft MapPoint mapping software.