Visitors Maps, Transportation & Directions
Whether you are planning to visit the Peoria Area by car or plane, you'll always find an easy route. Located in the heart of the country, in the heart of the Midwest, in the heart of Illinois - we're at the heart of it all! You'll find convenient maps in our annual Peoria Area Visitors Guide as well as our driving maps found at our information tables and local events. We welcome you to the Peoria Area!
The General Wayne A. Downing International Airport is a very convenient way to access the Peoria Area for visitors. Long-term parking is free and you can pick up a Peoria gift or book at the gift shop. Service by five different airlines with direct flights to nine cities, PIA is quick and dependable. Visit www.flypia.com for more information on flights departing from and arriving in the Peoria Area.
Peoria, Illinois is easily accessed by visitors on Interstate 74, running east and west, and the nearby Interstate 55, which runs north and south. There are many ways to visit our various communities, attractions and additional stops. Click on the City of Peoria map below and/or our County Map link. Let the links below serve as guides to our river city and surrounding areas.
Helpful Transportation Links and Motorcoach Resources
(Need other travel options - the links below may help!)
(The following are pdf files; please be patient as Adobe Acrobat opens.)
County Map (Our eight-county region)