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Getting Here

Located just 21 miles south of Charleston, getting to Kiawah is a breeze

Kiawah sits just 21 miles south of historic Charleston, offering access to one of the most charming and celebrated cities in America and countless options for award-winning dining, theater, art, and other entertainment plus shopping, businesses, medical centers, schools, and more.  How to get to Kiawah Island? It’s easy… a perfect start to your relaxing stay.


From Charleston International Airport (CHS)

Kiawah is a quick 33-mile ride from Charleston International Airport (CHS). A causeway joins this private island to the mainland, so getting to Kiawah is easy. However, you may find leaving the beauty of this peaceful island isn’t quite so effortless. Get customized directions.

From Charleston Executive Airport (JZI)

Kiawah is 10 miles from Charleston Executive Airport (JZI), preferred by many private jet owners. Get customized directions.

From Downtown Charleston

Just 21 miles south of historic Charleston, driving to Kiawah is just a short 45-minute trip. Get customized directions.

Get more information about visiting Kiawah – we look forward to seeing you soon!