Getting Around

A Full Range of Jackson Transportation Options

Located at the crossroads of I-20 and I-55, Jackson is easily accessible by all modes of transportation. The Jackson International Airport is situated only 15 minutes from downtown. Check out our Jackson transportation services for your attendees.

Driving Directions to the JCVB

From Interstate 55 North, take the Pearl Street exit (96A). Drive West on Pearl over the bridge and through the first intersection at Pearl and State Street (notice the Jackson event banners on the NW and SW corners of the intersection). Drive five blocks and turn right (North) at Farish Street then right (East) at the next block on Capitol Street.The first multi-storied office building on your right is the 111 East Capitol Building, and the JCVB office is the first office to the right of the front door on the first floor.

Air Travel

Jackson-Evers International Airport
 100 International Drive• 601-939-5631
 www.jmaa.com

Jackson International Airport is the commercial airport serving Jackson. Designated as a general purpose Foreign Trade Zone, it maintains two 8,500-foot runways and has undergone a multi-million dollar renovation. Airlines serving Jackson are American Eagle, Continental, Delta, Northwest Airlines, Southwest Airlines and US Airways Express.

Daily direct flights serving Jackson:

  • Atlanta
  • Baltimore/Washington, D.C.
  • Charlotte
  • Chicago-Midway
  • Dallas/Ft. Worth
  • Houston-Hobby
  • Houston Bush Intercontinental
  • Memphis
  • Orlando
  • Washington, D.C. Reagan

Airlines serving Jackson:

American Eagle
800-433-7300
www.americanair.com

Continental Express
800-523-3273
www.continental.com

Delta
800-221-1212
www.delta.com

Southwest Airlines
800-435-9792
www.southwest.com

US Airways Express
800-428-4322
www.usair.com

Rail Travel

Amtrak Passenger Station
 Union Station
 300 West Capitol Street
 601-355-6350
 General Information and Reservations
 800-872-7245
 Amtrak serves the city of Jackson with daily service to Chicago and New Orleans. www.amtrak.com

Bus Travel

MEGABUS.COM  •  Call 1-877-GO2-MEGA (1-877-462-6342)

ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE LOCATIONS:
 •  Jackson: 213 N. Lamar St., near the intersection of N. Lamar St. and E. Amite St.,
  with nearby access to the Jatran public transit system.
 • New Orleans: on Bienville Ave., between N. Front St. and N. Peter St. (near the French Quarter)
 • Memphis:  the MARTA North End Terminal at 444 N. Main St.

Greyhound-Trailways Bus Lines
300 West Capitol Street
601-354-1913
Provides 8 inbound and outbound buses daily.

Taxicab

Citi-Cab Co .
 300 N. Mill St., Jackson
 601-355-8319

Deluxe Cab
 593 Terry Rd., Jackson
 601-948-4761

Jackson Taxi
 217 W. Griffith St., Jackson
 601-292-1100 

Veterans Cab
 809 N. State St., Suite 101, Jackson
 601-355-2222
Yellow Cab
 5601 Hwy. 80 W, Jackson
 601-922-3782

Limousine

Act One Limousine Service
P.O. Box 16053, Jackson
601-919-1077
 
Celebrity Limousine
2440 Bailey Ave., Jackson
601-362-4055
 
Commodore Coaches and Sales
2310 Highway 80 W, Jackson
601-969-9010

Excel Limousine, Inc.
1336 S. Gallatin St., Jackson
601-969-0078

Mr. Limo
601-605-0318
 
Super Limo
975 I-20 Frontage Rd., Jackson
601-672-7770
www.superlimo.biz

Rental Agencies

Alamo Rent A Car
Jackson International Airport
601-939-5713
877-227-8367
Avis Rent A Car
Jackson International Airport, Jackson
601-939-5853
4450 Hwy 80 West, Jackson
601-922-4823
800-331-1212
Budget Car & Truck Rental
Jackson International Airport
601-932-2126
800-527-0770

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
-Jackson International Airport, Jackson  • 601-420-3142
-101South State St., Jackson • 601-948-0062
 -5355 I-55 North, Jackson • 601-981-4446

Toll Free: 800-736-8222

Hertz Rent A Car

Jackson International Airport, Jackson
601-939-5312
Toll Free: 800-654-3131

Jackson Lease Sales & Rentals, Inc.
500 E. McDowell Rd., Jackson
601-376-0300
National Car Rental
Jackson International Airport
601-939-5713
800-227-7368
U-Rental, Inc.
2310 Hwy. 80 West, Jackson
601-961-4411
U-Save Auto Rental
5454 I-55 North, Suite C, Jackson
601-957-8728

Ground Distances

Ground distances (miles) to other major cities

  • Atlanta: 441
  • Birmingham: 248
  • Chicago: 753
  • Dallas: 412
  • Memphis: 208
  • Miami: 979
  • New Orleans: 185
  • St. Louis: 505

Ground distances (miles) to other Mississippi cities

  • Biloxi: 165
  • Brookhaven: 56
  • Clarksdale: 151
  • Cleveland: 127
  • Columbus: 147
  • Corinth: 218
  • Greenville: 115
  • Greenwood: 96
  • Grenada: 113
  • Gulfport: 157
  • Hattiesburg: 88
  • Laurel: 84
  • Meridian: 93
  • Moss Point: 181
  • Natchez: 102
  • Oxford: 165
  • Pascagoula: 184
  • Southaven: 198
  • Starkville: 125
  • Tupelo: 170
  • Vicksburg: 44
  • Yazoo City: 44

Benefit from our Jackson Mississippi Transportation Services

The City with Soul  offers premier meeting facilities, first-class services, and colorful restaurants and attractions. You’ll just have to come back again. For more about our Jackson transportation offerings, call us at 1-800-354-7695 or 601-960-1891.