Getting Around Jacksonville
Getting here is a breeze. And getting around is easy too! In addition to planes, trains and automobiles, you can visit shops and restaurants by water taxi, search for craft treasures via the monorail skyway system or catch a quick lift on a downtown trolley.
Jacksonville International Airport is your new gateway to Northeast Florida. JIA is located 12 miles or about 20 minutes from downtown. With 15 airlines making 250 daily arrivals and departures, non-stop and direct service is available from most of the nation's metropolitan areas.
AirJTA- Your Ride to the Sky Now Boarding! Special Weekday Bus Service Between Downtown and the Airport. Fly AirJTA and experience the advantages: 1. Convenient connection through FCCJ/Rosa L. Parks Transit Station downtown 2. No parking hassles 3. Convenient terminal and airport service road drop-offs 4. Inexpensive 5.
Amtrak offers a relaxing option to get to Jacksonville from around the state and from around the country. You'll have room to stretch, play, sleep or watch the scenery roll by. The Amtrak station is located north of downtown at 3570 Clifford Lane.
Interstate 95 runs north/south through Jacksonville: Interstate 10 runs east/west through Jacksonville; I-75 is nearby and provides additional interstate connections.
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority, an independent state agency serving Duval County provides varied mass transit services. These include express and regular bus service, a downtown Skyway monorail, The Trolley service, and JTA Connexion for the disabled and elderly.