Foley travel guide

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You're Going to Love Foley

With a population of 14,618, Foley is a must-see destination in Alabama, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Foley deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Foley

If you’re looking for affordable options, Local and Company Food+Drink (812 N McKenzie st) and Gelato Joe's (202 E Michigan Ave a) are great picks.

When to visit Foley

Foley in November
Estimated hotel price
$98
1 night at 3-star hotel
Foley in November
Estimated hotel price
$98
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Foley

Plane

Although Foley doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Pensacola (PNS), which is located 30 miles from Foley. The shortest domestic flight to Foley departs from Fort Lauderdale and takes around 1h 46m.

Car

Another option to get to Foley is to pick up a car rental from New Orleans, which is about 146 miles from Foley. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Dollar, among others, in New Orleans.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Foley using FlixBus or Greyhound. From Atlanta, the bus ride to Foley takes 765 miles and will cost you around $134. From North Miami Beach, the ticket costs about $78 for a journey of 1190 miles.

Plane

Although Foley doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Pensacola (PNS), which is located 30 miles from Foley. The shortest domestic flight to Foley departs from Fort Lauderdale and takes around 1h 46m.

Car

Another option to get to Foley is to pick up a car rental from New Orleans, which is about 146 miles from Foley. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Dollar, among others, in New Orleans.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Foley using FlixBus or Greyhound. From Atlanta, the bus ride to Foley takes 765 miles and will cost you around $134. From North Miami Beach, the ticket costs about $78 for a journey of 1190 miles.

Airlines serving Foley

Lufthansa
Good (4,683 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,746 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Air France
Good (978 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,361 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,214 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,928 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,543 reviews)
Spirit Airlines
Good (4,569 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,364 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (517 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (767 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (951 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (770 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (743 reviews)
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Where to stay in Foley

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hampton Inn Foley and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Foley - N Gulf Shores.

Where to stay in popular areas of Foley

Most booked hotels in Foley

Magnolia Springs Bed and Breakfast
3 stars
Excellent (9.4, 56 reviews)
$201+
Towneplace Suites By Marriott Foley At Owa
2 stars
Excellent (8.9, 460 reviews)
$141+
Econo Lodge Inn and Suites Foley-North Gulf Shores
2 stars
Excellent (8.3, 838 reviews)
$100+
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Foley Gulf Shores
2 stars
Good (7.3, 367 reviews)
$65+
Super 8 by Wyndham Foley
2 stars
Good (6.4, 525 reviews)
$62+
Days Inn by Wyndham Foley
3 stars
Okay (5.2, 455 reviews)
$65+

Renting a car in Foley

Renting a car in Foley costs $70 per day, on average, or $140 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 15% cheaper than airport locations in Foley.

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Foley (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17. The most frequently booked car type in Foley is Compact (Buick Encore or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate rental cars (Hyundai Elantra or similar) are, on average, 43% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Foley costs $70 per day, on average, or $140 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 15% cheaper than airport locations in Foley.

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Foley (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17. The most frequently booked car type in Foley is Compact (Buick Encore or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate rental cars (Hyundai Elantra or similar) are, on average, 43% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.