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Welcome Center & Rest Areas

The Haywood County Welcome Center is under construction.

RA WC Map 2018 Final

The Department of Transportation maintains 19 rest areas and 16 welcome centers across the state. These facilities provide a comfort stop for the weary motorist, as well as tourist information.

Access

  • Facilities are open and staffed 24/7, except for Welcome Center #23 on I-40 East at Riverside Drive in Shelby County, which closes each evening.
  • Public restrooms and vending machines are available at all times.
  • No dump stations are located at any Welcome Center or Rest Area location.
  • No overnight parking is allowed. There is a two-hour parking limit.
  • No grilling or open flames allowed at any location.
  • No solicitation and no unloading of livestock.

Locations

 

Route   

Dir

County

Type

Mile

Location

Telephone

               

1

I-24

EB

Grundy

Rest Area

133.6

0.6 miles west of US-64

(931) 924.2199

2

I-24

WB

Grundy

Rest Area

133.6

0.6 miles west of US-64

(931) 924.2198

3

I-24

EB

Marion

Rest Area

160.0

1.3 miles east of SR-28

(423) 942.3280

4

I-40

EB

Madison

Rest Area

73.0

5.0 miles west of SR-138

(731) 422.4164

5

I-40

WB

Madison

Rest Area

73.0

5.0 miles west of SR-138

(731) 422.5691

6

I-40

WB

Benton

Rest Area

131.5

5.0 miles east of SR-69

(731) 584.4201

7

I-40

EB

Benton

Rest Area

130.5

5.0 miles east of SR 69

(731) 584.4422

8

I-40

EB

Dickson

Rest Area

170.0

2.5 miles west of SR-46

(615) 446.0686

9

I-40

WB

Dickson

Rest Area

170.0

2.5 miles west of SR-46

(615) 446.0749

10

I-40

EB

Cumberland

Rest Area

324.4

8.0 miles east of US-127

(931) 484.0241

11

I-40

WB

Cumberland

Rest Area

326.6

10.0 miles east of US-127

(931) 484.2914

12

I-40

EB

Jefferson

Rest Area

420.0

1.0 miles east of SR-92

(865) 397.1106

13

I-40

WB

Jefferson

Rest Area

425.0

1.4 miles east of SR-113

(865) 397.1018

14

I-75

NB

McMinn

Rest Area

45.2

3.8 miles south of SR-30

(423) 745.7858

15

I-75

SB

McMinn

Rest Area

45.2

3.8 miles south of SR-30

(423) 745.9265

16

I-81

SB

Jefferson

Rest Area

2.0

2.2 miles northeast of Jct. I-40

(865) 674.6576

17

I-81

NB

Greene

Rest Area

38.0

8.4 miles east of SR-70

(423) 234.0149

18

I-81

SB

Greene

Rest Area

41.0

10.6 miles east of SR-70

(423) 234.0139

19

US-51

NB/SB

Lauderdale

Rest Area

 

5.3 miles north of Covington

(731) 738.2490

20

I-24

EB

Montgomery

Welcome Center

0.40

0.5 miles south of KY state line

(931) 648.5509

21

I-24

WB

Marion

Welcome Center

160.0

1.3 miles east of SR-28

(423) 942.0933

22

I-24

EB

Hamilton

Welcome Center

171.8

0.8 miles north of GA state line

(423) 821.2628

23

I-40

EB

Shelby

Welcome Center

0.30

Riverside Drive, Memphis, TN

(901) 543.6757

24

I-40

EB/WB

Smith

Welcome Center

267.0

5.5 miles west of SR-56

(615) 683.6410

25

I-40

WB

Cocke

Welcome Center

446.0

1.0 miles west of Hartford Rd.

(423) 487.3258

26

I-55

NB

Shelby

Welcome Center

3.10

3.1 miles north of MS state line

(901) 543.7628

27

I-65

NB

Giles

Welcome Center

3.0

2.9 miles north of AL state line

(931) 468.2654

28

I-65

SB

Robertson

Welcome Center

121.0

KY state line

(615) 325.4721

29

I-75

NB

Hamilton

Welcome Center

0.7

0.7 miles north of GA state line

423) 894.6399

30

I-75

SB

Campbell

Welcome Center

161.0

0.2 miles south of KY state line

(423) 784.5820

31

I-81

SB

Sullivan

Welcome Center

75.3

VA state line

(423) 764.5821

32

I-155

EB

Dyer

Welcome Center

8.7

8.7 miles east of Mississippi River

(731) 286.8323

33

I-26

EB/WB

Unicoi

Welcome Center

NA

Exit 46 - 9 miles west of North Carolina state line

(423) 743-4146

34

I-26

EB/WB

Sullivan

Welcome Center

5.0

 

(423) 246-0214

35 I-40 WB Haywood Welcome Center 44 35 miles west of Jackson (713) 779-1223

Contact Information

To request placement of brochures in a Tennessee Welcome Center or Rest Area:
Tami Giles
Tennessee Department of Tourist Development
Phone: 615.741.9012
Fax: 615.532.0479

For more information on any Welcome Center or Rest Area:
Rest Areas: Tennessee Department of Transportation – 615.741.2027
Welcome Centers: Tennessee Department of Tourist Development – 615.741.9035

To print a list of locations, click here.