Discovering Charleston: Maps & Directions

Charleston, the largest city in South Carolina, is located south of South Carolina’s coast line, at the junction of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers.

Latitude: 32.605398
Longitude: -80.094624

Charleston is accessible by car with I-26 and connects with the following highways from the north

I-26 I-85 I-77 I-20 I-40 I-95

US Highway 17 is a coastal north-south route that runs through Charleston and connects with I-95 from the south.

Getting to Charleston from the Charleston International Airport

  • Head west on International Blvd
  • Turn left on W. Montague Ave
  • Take I-26 E ramp, continue towards I-26E and merge onto I-26E
  • Take exit 221A for US-17 S toward Savannah
  • Keep left, follow signs for King St.
  • Turn left at Sheppard St
  • Turn right at King St / US-78

“Being able to ride bikes all over the island on the beautiful and shady bike paths was one of my favorite parts about our stay.”
–Sarah H.

“We had an awesome time on the Dolphin Excursion this morning!”
–Denise S.