Transportation and Coach Services

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 serves for your group tour.

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). 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
  • Charlotte
  • Chicago-O'Hare
  • Dallas/Ft. Worth
  • Houston Bush Intercontinental
  • Washington, D.C. Reagan

Airlines serving Jackson:

American Airlines  
 800-433-7300
 www.aa.com

United Airlines  
 800-864-8331
 www.united.com

Delta  
 800-221-1212
 www.delta.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.

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

 Tours & Charter Companies:

Capital Trailways of Mississippi
451 Highway 49 South
Richland, MS 39218
800-841-6817 601-939-0519
Fax: 601-939-1607
Email: capital@capital-trailways.com
www.capital-trailways.com

Charters/ Airport Transfers/ Shuttle/ Convention/Meeting Planning/ Tour Planning Equipment Services: Repairs / major/minor. Towing, Dump Site, Exterior & Interior Cleaning/ Bus Parking - Memberships: ABA, AMA, SCMA, UMA

Action Travel and Tours
 1600 Airport Road
 Jackson, MS 39209
 601-948-2096
 http://actiontravelandtours.com
 
 Charters/ Rentals/ Travel Agent/
Receptive Operator

BSCI Tour & Travel (Bus Supply Charters, Inc)
710 Magnolia Street
Madison, MS 39110
800-272-7106 601-898-3511
Fax: 601-898-7760
Email: bscitt@aol.com
www.bscitourandtravel.com

Charters / Escorted Tours/ Cruises/ International Tours / Day Trips/Student Tours/ Full Service Travel Agent
Memberships: ABA, NTA, UMA, TMCA/SCMA, CLIA, IATAN/SYTA

Fondren Express Trolley
3502 N State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
601-213-7433
http://www.fondrenexpress.com

Small Group Charters/Themed Trolley Tours

Step-On Guide Services:

African American Heritage Tours
118 Blueberry Lane
Clinton, MS 39056
Clotie Graves, Owner/Operator
Cell: 601-260-3337 601-366-1762

Step-on guides for Student Tours/ Church Groups/ Family Reunions/ Seniors/ Groups of all ages/Tour planning

Clinton Bagley –Tour Guide
Day: 601-576-6850

Licensed Mississippi Tour Guide – Step-on

Silver Platter Tour Travel
5903 Ridgewood Road, Suite 240
Jackson. MS 39211
Maureen Watt, Owner/Operator
Cell: 601-953-9999
Office: 601-206-1234

Step-on Guide- motorcoach/ Tour Planner/ Receptive/
Customized local or regional tours for individuals or small groups

Custom Tours
Forrest Cooper, Operator
601-845-2989 Cell: 601-540-1098

Step-on Motorcoach Tours / Customized tours for individuals or small groups

Fuel/Servicing

Pilot Travel Center
415 Highway 49 South, Richland
601-939-7672
Pilot Travel Center
2520 S Gallatin Street, Jackson
601-968-9491
Pilot Travel Center
718 Highway 80 East, Flowood
601-420-8324
Flying J Travel Plaza
685 Highway 80 East, Pearl
601-936-0190
SOS Truck Stop
I-20 West (Exit 35), Clinton
601-924-0711