Top transportation access in Florence includes convenient railroad shipping services as well as Florence Regional Airport, which happens to be the second busiest airport in the region behind only Myrtle Beach International. And as for its highway system, Florence is at the center of several major roads. The county is served by interstate highways I-20 and I-95, with four U.S. highways traversing our community. The convenient and abundant highway system has attracted nearly 20 trucking and freight firms to this region – all of which are within a one-hour drive of the Columbia state capital. In addition, 68 percent of the U.S. population is within a day’s drive of Florence County. Florence Regional Airport offers six daily flights to and from Charlotte, while the port of Charleston is just 97 miles away.