Brookings is located on Oregon Coast Highway 101 (known as Chetco Avenue inside city limits). You will experience a breathtaking, scenic drive north or southbound with views of the ocean, mountains, rivers and valleys. There are many locations along the way to pull over for a walk on the beach or vista photo opportunity.
Traveling from the Rogue Valley or beyond will require you to travel by Route 199 (the Redwood Highway) which originates in Grants Pass and connects to Route 197 in California and brings you to Highway 101.
The POINT Intercity Transit bus travels between Klamath Falls and Brookings once each direction each day. The outgoing bus picks up in Brookings at @8 am; the incoming bus arrives in Brookings at @7:45 pm. They do allow limited bicycle transports also.
For schedule, fare and other information, follow this link to The POINT.
The nearest regional airport to Brookings is Del Norte County Regional Airport in Crescent City, California (about 30 minutes south). Contour Air offers two trips in and out of Crescent City to Oakland each day. Fares are comparable to flights leaving bigger airports such as Medford.
The nearest international airport to Brookings is the RogueValley International - Medford Airport, which is approximately a two and a half hour drive from Brookings utilizing Route 199.
There are a few bicycle-accessible trails along the coast which will bring you into Brookings or you can ride along Oregon Coast Highway 101. The Oregon coast is known as "the People's Coast". When bicycling you are invited to camp overnight on public beaches.
RVing is one of the most popular ways to get to Brookings and there are several RV campgrounds to stay in when you get here, including Harris Beach State Park and Alfred A. Loeb State Park. RVers can utilize Oregon Coast Highway 101 from the north or the south.