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Directions to the Lighthouse
 
Situated at the southern tip of the barrier island separating the Halifax River from the Atlantic Ocean, the Ponce de Leon Inlet Light Station is located less than two hours away from Orlando, historic St. Augustine, and Cape Canaveral, making it an ideal destination for groups based in Volusia and neighboring counties.

Please refer to the following list of directions to find the easiest route to the Light Station from your location. 
 
From the Beach / South Atlantic Ave (A1A):
  • Drive south on Atlantic Avenue to Dunlawton Avenue. Continue south another six miles to the stop sign at Beach Street in Ponce Inlet.
  • Turn right (west) on Beach Street.
  • Turn left (south) at stop sign onto South Peninsula Drive.
  • Travel two blocks south and turn left into Lighthouse parking lot.
From the Mainland / Ridgewood Ave (U.S. 1):

  • Take U.S. 1 to Port Orange. Turn east onto Dunlawton Avenue (left hand turn if southbound, right hand turn if northbound) and cross the Halifax River over the Dunlawton Bridge.  
  • Turn right (south) on South Atlantic Avenue (second traffic light after bridge). Drive south for approximately six miles to the stop sign at Beach Street in Ponce Inlet.
  • Turn right (west) onto Beach Street.
  • Turn left (south) onto South Peninsula Drive.
  • Lighthouse is located two blocks south of intersection on left hand side of the road.
From Interstate 95 (I-95):

  • Leave interstate at Port Orange (exit 256, old exit 85) onto SR 421/Taylor Rd.)
  • Travel east on S.R. 421/Taylor Rd./Dunlawton Ave.)to beachside over Dunlawton Bridge.
  • Turn right (south) on South Atlantic Avenue (second redlight after bridge). Drive south for approximately six miles to the stop sign at Beach Street in Ponce Inlet.
  • Turn right (west) onto Beach Street.
  • Turn left (south) onto South Peninsula Drive.
  • Lighthouse is located two blocks south of intersection on left hand side of the road.
From Interstate 4 (I-4) / Orlando Area:
  • Take I-4 East (towards Daytona Beach) to I-95.
  • Exit I-4 and take I-95 South south to Port Orange.
  • Leave interstate at Port Orange (exit 256, old exit 85) onto SR 421/Taylor Rd.)
  • Travel east on S.R. 421/Taylor Rd./Dunlawton Ave.)to beachside over Dunlawton Bridge.
  • Turn right (south) on South Atlantic Avenue (second redlight after bridge). Drive south for approximately six miles to the stop sign at Beach Street in Ponce Inlet.
  • Turn right (west) onto Beach Street.
  • Turn left (south) onto South Peninsula Drive.
  • Lighthouse is located two blocks south of intersection on left hand side of the road.
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Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse Preservation Association
4931 South Peninsula Drive - Ponce Inlet, FL 32127
(386) 761-1821
Open Daily to the Public at 10:00 a.m.
Last admission one hour before closing

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