Travel Best US Cities for Driving  

Ranker Travel
522 votes 73 voters 36 items

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