How to Get Here
The Golden Isles of Georgia encompasses four barrier islands—St. Simons Island, Sea Island, Jekyll Island and Little St. Simons Island—and the port city of Brunswick. The area is situated on Georgia’s southeast Atlantic coast, approximately 75 miles south of Savannah, GA, 65 miles north of Jacksonville, FL and 280 miles southeast of Atlanta, GA. No matter what mode of transportation you choose, getting to the Golden Isles is easy.
The Golden Isles is located off Interstate 95. The area is easily accessible by car, train or bus. See details.
Brunswick Golden Isles Airport—located in Brunswick—is only a 20 minute drive to the barrier islands. Airports on Jekyll Island and St. Simons Island also accommodate private flights to the Golden Isles. The Golden Isles is also about an hour from airports in Jacksonville, FL (JAX) and Savannah, GA (SAV). Find more information about air travel to and from the Golden Isles. To provide you with even more convenience and ease of traveling, several hotels by the airport are available for your stay.
Multiple marinas in the area offer overnight berthing, gas, oil and more for those who prefer to travel by sea. Learn more.