Served by Northeast Florida Regional Airport
St. Augustine is located in northeast Florida and is the county seat of St. Johns County. The city is situated on the Atlantic Ocean near the cities and suburbs of Jacksonville and Ponte Vedra.
Elite Airways flies in and out of Northeast Florida Regional Airport (UST). The airport is located on 4900 US-1, St Augustine, FL 32095.
Elite Airways offers non-stop flights between St. Augustine, FL, and Rochester, MN, on Mondays and Fridays. Both Northeast Florida Regional Airport (UST and Rochester International Airport (RST) offer quick access and parking convenience. Click here to check availability or make a reservation.
Northeast Florida Regional Airport, formerly St. Augustine Airport, is four miles north of St. Augustine, in St. Johns County, Florida. Jacksonville, FL is approximately 26 miles from the airport and Daytona Beach, FL is approximately 60 miles away. The airport history includes extensive military use by Fairchild and Northrup Grumman.
You’ll find the perfect place to stay and a wide range of price points in accommodations. Choose from a variety of beachside resorts, familiar hotels, condominium rentals, vacation homes and quaint Bed & Breakfast Inns.
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Florida’s Historic Coast stretches for 42 beautiful miles along the Atlantic and includes St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra Beach. St. Augustine, the nation’s oldest city, has attracted people for its history, culture and arts, and an eclectic dining scene. Ponte Vedra is known for championship golf, quiet beaches, plenty of dining options, upscale resorts, spas and great shopping.
No matter what your pleasure, surfing, sunbathing, paddle boarding, kayaking, swimming, surf fishing or shell collecting, you’ll find the right beach for you. The only thing missing from these 42 miles of shoreline are high rise condos and hotels, making this stretch of beach pristine and never cast under the shade of storied buildings. That’s why St. Augustine beach has been selected by TripAdvisor users three years in a row as a Top 10 Beach in the U.S.
For more than 450 years, people have been living and working in St. Augustine, making it the oldest continuously occupied European settlement in the U.S. established in 1565 by Spanish explorers. While you’re here you’ll find plenty of Old-World charm along brick lined streets and Spanish Colonial architecture. But we’re more than just our history. Money Magazine named St. Augustine number 1 in its Best in Travel list for destinations that deliver the most value for your dollar. And the editors of Condé Nast Traveler recognized St. Augustine, Florida as one of the 17 Most Beautiful Towns in America.
Sightseeing is just a way to pass the time between meals on Florida’s Historic Coast. This is a foodie paradise with a burgeoning dining scene. Cool off with a craft cocktail made with local spirits from the St. Augustine Distillery. Tour the San Sebastian Winery and enjoy a glass of wine and the sunset from the rooftop garden. Satisfy your sweet tooth at Whetstone’s Chocolates or sample premium oils and vinegars at The Ancient Olive.
A destination on every golfer’s bucket list, Florida’s Historic Coast has more than a dozen must-play championship golf courses. Ponte Vedra is home to the PGA Tour, the PLAYERS Championship and the famous TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course. There’s also the World Golf Hall of Fame and the PGA Tour Golf Academy, where you can take your game to the next level.
From art walks to galleries, festivals and the performing arts, you’ll find culture around every corner. If you’re looking for music and entertainment, there are concerts at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre and Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, and live music any night of the week emanating from local restaurants and taverns. Groove to the sounds of smooth jazz, Spanish guitar, classic rock, folk and pop performed by talented local musicians. Florida’s Historic Coast is known for cultivating a community of local songwriters as an up-and-coming music destination.
Nature lovers, outdoor enthusiasts and sportsmen will find much to appreciate on Florida’s Historic Coast. Whether it’s fishing on shore or off, bird-watching at key stops along the Great Florida Birding Trail, hiking through state parks and coastal areas, searching for wildlife, watching for sea life, biking, surfing, swimming or beachcomber adventures, there are plenty of eco-excursions to choose from in St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra Beach.