So you want to visit the golf courses of Orange Beach & Gulf Shores, Alabama, but you need help getting there? Just follow our simple directions for arriving "By Land" or "By Air" listed below. You may also find our map of Gulf Coast Alabama golf courses helpful in planning your trip.
Alabama's Gulf Coast is a golf and beach vacation destination located on a barrier island directly between Mobile, Alabama and Pensacola, Florida. The resort townships of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach comprise the area's 32-miles of sugar-white sand beaches. Cities like Atlanta, Chattanooga, Memphis, Nashville and Houston are all just a short day's drive away. And if you live in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Birmingham, Montgomery or Jackson, you can be here in a few hours. Once you hop off I-65 or I-10, the Gulf Shores Parkway and Foley Beach Express make it easy cruise straight down to the beach. See maps below for detailed directions.
Mobile (MOB) is approximately 1-hour away, but the closest airport is Pensacola (PNS), approximately 35 minutes from the Gulf Shores area. Major carriers include Delta, US AIR, Continental, American and Air Tran with non-stops between Houston, Dallas, Memphis, Miami, Chicago, Cincinnati, Charlotte, Atlanta, Orlando, Tampa and Washington DC.