How to get to Crystal River

Crystal River is located on the west coast just 89 miles north of Tampa and west of I-75. Crystal River is fed by US Highway 19 from the north and south and Florida State Highway 44 from the east. Today’s phones provide excellent mapping and driving instructions.

Crystal River has a dual-runway public municipal airport. Captain Tom David Field Airport (CGC) is located at 718 N Lindberg Terrace, Crystal River, FL 34429, nine miles south of town. Go to for airport details such as runway lengths, latitude/longitude, magnetic variance, elevation and other pertinent details needed by the pilot. Fuel is available at this airport. The closest commercial airport is Tampa International. Orlando International is 104 miles away. Both airports are served by just about every major airline.