St. Augustine travel guide

St. Augustine Tourism | St. Augustine Guide

You're Going to Love St. Augustine

With a population of 12.975, St. Augustine is a must-see destination in Florida, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in St. Augustine to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in St. Augustine

If you’re looking for affordable options, A1A Ale Works (1 King St) and Columbia Restaurant - St. Augustine (98 St. George Street) are great picks.

When to visit St. Augustine

St. Augustine in June
Estimated hotel price
$227
1 night at 3-star hotel
St. Augustine in June
Estimated hotel price
$227
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to St. Augustine in July, when the average temperature is 27 °C, and the highest can go up to 32 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 8 °C, with an average temperature of 14 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in September, when precipitation is around 170 mm. In contrast, November is usually the driest month of the year in St. Augustine, with an average rainfall of 50 mm.

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How to Get to St. Augustine

Plane

When flying to St. Augustine, you’ll arrive at St. Augustine Northeast Florida Regional (UST), which is located 7 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to St. Augustine is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 151 km from St. Augustine. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Dollar, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

St. Augustine’s bus station is located 0.5 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to St. Augustine, you’ll arrive at St. Augustine Northeast Florida Regional (UST), which is located 7 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to St. Augustine is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 151 km from St. Augustine. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Dollar, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

St. Augustine’s bus station is located 0.5 km from the city centre.

Airports near St. Augustine

Airlines serving St. Augustine

Lufthansa
Good (4,685 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
SWISS
Good (962 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,673 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,557 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,236 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (481 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,603 reviews)
Air France
Good (982 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,114 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,990 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,405 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,062 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (840 reviews)
LOT
Good (684 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (933 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,175 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,804 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (839 reviews)
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Where to stay in St. Augustine

Average rates range from around $307 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $361 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include The Pirate Haus Inn and Marion Motor Lodge.

Where to stay in popular areas of St. Augustine

Most booked hotels in St. Augustine

Casa Monica Resort & Spa Autograph Collection
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
$407+
Southern Oaks Inn
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
$156+
Castillo Real Resort Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
$238+
World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
$199+
Days Inn by Wyndham St. Augustine I-95/Outlet Mall
2 stars
Good (6.8, Good reviews)
$80+

Hiring a car in St. Augustine

Budget, Avis and Hertz are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to hire a car in St. Augustine is the Budget branch at 340 State Road 16, which is 4 km from the city centre.

Expect to pay $1.50 per litre in St. Augustine (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $17.92 and $23.89. The most frequently booked car type in St. Augustine is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Ford Focus or similar) is, on average, 51% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Budget, Avis and Hertz are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to hire a car in St. Augustine is the Budget branch at 340 State Road 16, which is 4 km from the city centre.

Expect to pay $1.50 per litre in St. Augustine (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $17.92 and $23.89. The most frequently booked car type in St. Augustine is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Ford Focus or similar) is, on average, 51% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.