Travel Best US Cities for Driving  

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List Rules Vote up any American city that is great to drive in.

Think it's fun to drive? You're in luck – many of the best cities for drivers are located in the United States, where the car is king. Some great U.S. cities for driving feature fast freeways, while other good American cities for cars are home to easy-to-navigate grid systems. A few great US cities for driving are among the most populated in the world.

What destinations will you find on this list of the top U.S. cities for driving? El Paso, TX, regularly receives high marks for featuring safe roads and low traffic. Los Angeles may be known for its traffic, but it's still a city where residents overwhelmingly prefer driving to public transportation. Las Vegas is an easy city to navigate, and its bright lights, glitz, and glamour make for a scenic drive. Other good locales featured on this list include Chicago, Virginia Beach, and Orlando.

What's your favorite city to drive through? Give the spots with the best roadways a thumbs up, and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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17 11
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Minnesota, USA
2
10 11
Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Arizona, USA
3
8 9
Tucson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Arizona, USA
4
6 7
Indianapolis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Indiana, USA
5
6 9
Louisville is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Kentucky, USA
6
4 7
Morgantown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
ShalinJoshi added West Virginia, USA
7
4 7
Wichita is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Kansas, USA
8
4 7
Corpus Christi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA
9
6 10
Kansas City is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Missouri, USA
10
5 9
Madison is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Wisconsin, USA
11
4 8
El Paso is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA
12
5 10
New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Louisiana, USA
13
5 10
Greensboro is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
North Carolina, USA
14
4 9
San Antonio is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA
15
6 12
Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Nevada, USA
16
5 11
Memphis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Tennessee, USA
17
6 13
Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
North Carolina, USA
18
7 15
Tampa is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Florida, USA
19
5 12
Houston is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA
20
5 12
Virginia Beach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Virginia, USA
21
5 12
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
California, USA
22
5 12
Orlando is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Florida, USA
23
1 6
Richmond is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
ShalinJoshi added Virginia, USA
24
4 11
Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
North Carolina, USA
25
6 15
Chicago is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, USA