Coming from Cincinatti, you'll probably want to take I-64 to west of Richmond. From there, you can pick up US 360, and then you can head south and pick up US460. You avoid both of the main bridge tunnels going that way. On a Saturday, there will be traffic, but not as bad as on I-64.
I'm sure others with more experience on this route will chime in, and will no doubt have more and better details for you.
Don't over think it. Take the normal routes. 95 to 295 near Richmond to 64 (there wont be any tunnel traffic mid morning on a Saturday). Take it into VA Beach. Keep in mind, it is a one lane road heading into Sandbridge.
No tunnel traffic mid-morning on a Saturday? Glad you missed it, but that hasn't been my experience.
Can there be traffic? of course. There is no rhyme or reason behind traffic at any of our local tunnels. But mid-morning Saturday is not exactly prime travel time. I make the trip in the opposite direction quite frequently and it is rare for there to be any traffic.
In the end, do what you wish. But sometimes we need to KISS (keep it simple stupid...no offense meant).
I would second the advice to AVOID 95 and 64. We've taken 460 via Windsor/suffolk and highly recommend it, especially on a Saturday in the summer.
The best Route is 13. Most of the large towns have some food places along the way.
Some towns have a bypass to avoid the business district.
It you prefer a more rual route (a little bit longer), you can do 113 and meet back 13 at Pocomoke city.
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