Travel Info

Golden Isles Travel Information

Driving to the Golden Isles

Jekyll Island is located off the Southeast Georgia coast midway between Savannah, Georgia and Jacksonville, Florida, only an hour north of Jacksonville. The Island’s causeway can be reached in just minutes from Interstate 95 at Exit 29 to US 17 North and is also easily accessible from Exits 36A & B and Exit 38

Travel Distance to Jekyll Island From Some Major Cities

City Mileage City Mileage
Atlanta, GA 300 Jacksonville, FL 60
Baltimore, MD 725 Louisville, KY 676
Boston, MA 1122 Miami, FL 428
Charleston, SC 200 New York, NY 920
Chicago, IL 975 Orlando, FL 212
Cleveland, OH 883 Philadelphia, PA 820
Columbus, OH 757 Savannah, GA 80
Dallas, TX 980 Tampa, FL 300
Detroit, MI 945 Washington, DC 684

Airline Service

Traveling to Jekyll Island from Jacksonville, FL:

  • 60 Miles
  • 65 Minutes

Traveling to Jekyll Island from Savannah, GA:

  • 85 Miles
  • 95 Minutes
Airline Link Phone

Service to

Jacksonville

Service to Savannah
Air South
AM West
800-235-9292

American

American Airlines Services to Jekyll Island, GA

800-433-7300

British Airways

Fly British Airways

800-246-9297

Continental

Continental Airlines Services to Jekyll Island, GA

800-525-0280

Delta

delta airlines

800-221-1212

Northwest

Northwest Airlines Service to Jekyll Island, GA

800-225-2525

TWA

TWA Airlines Service to Jekyll Island, GA

800-221-2000

US Airways

US Airways Service to Jekyll Island, GA

800-428-4322

Rental Cars

Company Link Phone
Alamo Car Rental Services in Jekyll Island, GA 1-800-GO-ALAMO
Avis Car Rental Services in Jekyll Island, GA 1-800-230-4898
Budget Car Rental Services in Jekyll Island, GA 1-800-527-0700
Enterprise Car Rental Services in Jekyll Island, GA 1-800-RENT A CAR
Hertz Car Rental Services in Jekyll Island, GA 1-800-654-3131
National Car Rental Services in Jekyll Island, GA 1-800-CAR-RENT

Nearest City

Brunswick, Georgia
Distance: 10 Miles 15 Minutes

Air Carriers

Atlanta Southeast Airlines
ASA 1-800-221-1212

Jekyll Island Airport

3700′ paved strip with tie downs, No FBO

Train Service

Amtrak Service to Jekyll Island, GAProvides service to Jekyll Island via Jacksonville, FL, Savannah, GA and Jesup, GA.

Bus Service

Greyhound Bus Service to Jekyll Island, GA

Provides service to Jekyll Island via Brunswick, GA

Shuttle Service

Shuttle Service to Jekyll Island, Georgia

Special shuttles, Limo Service and motor coaches are available. Contact Parker-Kaufman to find out what is available to meet your needs