Saint Augustine, Florida is the nation’s oldest city, which was founded in 1565. It is home to the site of the first Holy Mass celebrated in the Americas, which is located at the Mission of Nombre de Dios and Shrine of Our Lady of La Leche. The Mission grounds are approximately 1.3 miles from the historic downtown.
Major airlines fly into Jacksonville, Florida, and Daytona Beach, Florida. Saint Augustine is approximately 51 miles from Jacksonville International Airport and approximately 59 miles from Daytona Beach International Airport. Additionally, St. Augustine is approximately 97 miles from Orlando Sanford International Airport. Shuttle service is available from Jacksonville International Airport to St. Augustine.
Greyhound Bus has a depot in downtown Saint Augustine, which is located at 52 San Marco Avenue, where the parking garage is located.
The Community is located 6.5 miles west of I-95 on State Road 16 (Old Exit 95) and approximately 11 miles from downtown St. Augustine.
Saint Augustine has abundant lodging, including numerous Bed and Breakfast, Inns, and motels including:
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel (across from Mission Grounds) 116 San Marco Ave St Augustine, FL 32084 904-825-1923
Hilton St. Augustine Historic Bayfront 32 Avenida Menendez St Augustine, Florida 32084 (904) 829-2277
Holiday Inns and Suites Historical District (904-494-2100) 1302 North Ponce de Leon Boulevard (near Mission Grounds) Best Western Historical Inn 2010 N. Ponce De Leon Boulevard (904 829-9088)
Comfort Suites Dowtown 42 San Marcos Ave St. Augustine, Fl 32084 904-829-2292