Getting Around Town
Being a small town does have its advantages. St. Augustine is extremely walkable with friendly and inviting spaces in the Old City. Being a popular town, does have its disadvantages for motoring travelers. St. Augustine experiences significant congestion during certain peak periods and parking is limited. Travelers in and through St. Augustine are advised to plan ahead and schedule their trips accordingly. Keep in mind that sometimes the most direct route may not be the quickest.A1A is a state scenic highway is a beautiful drive along the Atlantic Ocean and Matanzas River, crossing the beautiful and historic Bridge of Lions. bike parking locations in and around the most frequently visited and popular spots around the city, we invite you to ride in and enjoy your time here.
The city is connected to many cycling opportunities leading to recreational and scenic locations within St. Johns County. View the county’s trail master plan or read about the city's early efforts to integrate bicycle-friendly features in the 2011 Bicycle Plan.FREE Park & Ride Shuttle services. Initiated in July 2016 during the 4th of July weekend, and offered again in November - Decemeber 2016 during peak weekend days of Nights of Lights, this program has been well received and continues to be expanded and improved over time.
As we enter into spring 2018 and the high season of weekend special events, the City of St. Augustine again will be coordinating FREE Park & Ride Shuttle services. Details can be found here and in our Mobility section of the website as they become available.
Sunshine Bus Company with 2 local routes. The Red Line serves A1A, Downtown, and the St. Johns County Government Center; and the Blue Line serves some of the major local shopping centers, including (but not limited to) Wal-Mart, Cobblestone, Flagler Hospital, and Flagler Auditorium.
A map of handicapped parking areas is available here.
You will find taxis parked at the East end of the Plaza de la Constitucion (along Avenida Menendez), as well as the North side driveway of the Visitor Information Center (on S. Castillo Dr.). The best way to locate a taxi service is to Google "taxi companies near me", or try a taxi service app from your mobile device.