Getting Around Savannah

Getting around Savannah is both easy and enjoyable. With one of the most walkable downtown historic districts in the country, many prefer to explore the city by foot but here are some other options.

CAT offers 16 fixed bus routes in Savannah and Chatham County. Fare for local one-way service is $1.50 and discounted weekly and monthly passes are available.

CAT Also offers the 100x Airport Express for daily service from the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport to the Joe Murray Rivers, Jr. Intermodal Transit Center with stops at designated downtown hotels.


The DOT is a fare-free service to help visitors and residents get around downtown Savannah. For the most updated information, click here. View DOT Map

Express Shuttle

  • Runs every 10 minutes
  • Get on and off at any of 18 stops around the Historic District
  • Connects to municipal parking facilities, visitor centers and ferry
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • ADA-Accessible
  • Pet Policy – Only service animals are permitted on the Express Shuttle
  • Service will be available for any rider at no cost during the following hours: 
    • Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Holidays: 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Savannah Belles Ferry

  • Monday through Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Service to Waving Girl Landing ends at 6:00 p.m.)
  • Connects downtown with Hutchinson Island and the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center
  • Modern passenger-only ferries are reminiscent of vessels seen in the harbor a century ago.
  • Named for Savannah’s Belles, strong women who shaped the city’s history.
  • ADA-Accessible
  • Pet Policy – Service animals, pets in carriers and non-aggressive dogs on leashes are permitted on the Ferries.
  • Water ferry service may be interrupted without notice due to inclement weather and/or other river traffic.

For more information, visit www.connectonthedot.com or call 912-233-5767.

Savannah offers a variety of tours - including trolley, walking, horse-drawn carriages, segway tours and more. Find your perfect tour here.

Find everything you need to know about parking in Savannah here


Thanks to Visit Savannah for providing content for these pages.

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