Travel Best US Cities for Driving  

Ranker Travel
400 votes 50 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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Morgantown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
ShalinJoshi added West Virginia, USA

2
6 7
Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Arizona, USA

3
5 6
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Minnesota, USA

4
5 6
Greensboro is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
North Carolina, USA

5
5 6
Tucson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Arizona, USA

6
3 4
Indianapolis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Indiana, USA

7
4 6
Kansas City is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Missouri, USA

8
4 6
Louisville is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Kentucky, USA

9
3 5
Madison is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Wisconsin, USA

10
5 8
Virginia Beach is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Virginia, USA

11
3 6
Corpus Christi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA

12
0 3
Richmond is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
ShalinJoshi added Virginia, USA

13
6 10
Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
North Carolina, USA

14
4 8
Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
North Carolina, USA

15
4 8
Fort Worth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA

16
4 8
Dallas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA

17
4 8
Memphis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Tennessee, USA

18
4 8
Houston is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA

19
3 7
El Paso is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA

20
2 6
Nashville is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Tennessee, USA

21
2 6
Wichita is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Kansas, USA

22
4 9
Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Nevada, USA

23
4 9
Orlando is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Florida, USA

24
3 8
Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Georgia, USA

25
3 8
New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Louisiana, USA

26
2 7
Reno is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Nevada, USA

27
6 12
Tampa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Florida, USA

28
3 9
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
California, USA

29
2 8
San Antonio is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Texas, USA

30
2 9
Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
New York, USA

31
1 7
Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Pennsylvania, USA

32
4 15
Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
California, USA

33
3 13
Chicago is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, USA

34
0 6
Baton Rouge is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Louisiana, USA

35
1 12
Portland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
Oregon, USA

36
1 16
New York City is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Best US Cities for Driving
New York, USA