Charleston - Directions
Photographer: Michael Cyra

Discovering Charleston: Maps & Directions

Get directions and find your way to a southern adventure

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