Driving Directions




Amelia Island is an easy 30-minute drive from  Jacksonville International Airport (JAX), making the airport a convenient option for air travelers from all over the world. JAX offers flights on major airlines including AirTran Airways, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, and US Airways.



An short drive from Atlanta, Orlando, Tampa, Savannah and other areas north, arrival on Amelia Island is worth the trip.  Two bridges connect the island with the mainland. 


From the South: Take Florida A1A south of Jacksonville to the Mayport auto ferry which traverses the St. Johns River.  Or, take State Road 9A north (over the Dames Point Bridge) to Heckscher Drive then north on 105.


From I-95: Take I-95 to Exit 373, turn east onto A1A, travel 15 miles crossing the Intracoastal Waterway onto Amelia Island.


                                              info provided by ameliaisland.com