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Welcome Centers & Rest Areas

Get the most out of your Tennessee travels by taking in the sights with no worries about where to stop for information, snacks and breaks.

Tennessee operates 16 Welcome Centers and maintains brochures in 19 Rest Areas across the state. Both sets of facilities are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, except for I-40 Shelby County (Memphis) Welcome Center, which is closed every evening. All 16 Tennessee Welcome Centers are now open with onsite staff equipped with additional cleaning and sanitization processes in place. Appropriate personal protective equipment are worn by staff and sneeze guards have been installed for extra precaution. Tennessee Welcome Center staff are gradually putting out brochures in racks at welcome centers to help educate new and returning visitors of attractions, restaurants, hotels and more that can be found across the state. TDOT is reconstructing the I-75/I-24 interstate interchange. This improvement project could have an impact on operation hours at the I-75 Tennessee Welcome Center Chattanooga/Hamilton County. For more information, call the Welcome Center’s number listed below.

In order to provide a safe and superior visitor experience for both our guests and staff, Tennessee Welcome Centers may occasionally close for short periods of time to deep clean facilities. For information about hours, please contact the Welcome Center’s number listed below.

Main Address: Wm. Snodgrass Bldg., Tennessee Tower, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 13th Floor, Nashville, TN 37243.


Phone: (615) 741-2159.

Be sure to visit TDOT online for the latest road conditions.

Welcome Centers of West Tennessee

I-55 Welcome Center

I-55 Welcome Center Memphis/Shelby County

3910 Interstate 55, Mile Marker 310 North Bound, on the Mississippi Line
Memphis, TN 38116
Phone: (901) 345-5956

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I-40 Welcome Center Memphis/Shelby County

I-40, Mile Marker 0.30
119 North Riverside Drive
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 543-6757
Fax: (901) 543-6324

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I-40 Haywood County Solar Farm Welcome Center

I-40 Haywood County Solar Farm Welcome Center

I-40, Mile Marker 44, Westbound
Stanton, TN 38069
Phone: (731) 779-1212

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I-155 Welcome Center Dyersburg/Dyer County

I-155 Eastbound, Mile Marker 8.7
Dyersburg, TN 38024
Phone: (731) 286-8323
Fax: (731) 286-8324

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Welcome Centers of Middle Tennessee


I-65 Welcome Center Mitchellville/Robertson County

I-65 Southbound, Mile Marker 121
6111 Lake Spring Road
Portland, TN 37148
Phone: (615) 325-4721
Fax: (615) 325-7093

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I-24 Welcome Center Clarksville/Montgomery County

I-24 Northwest of Nashville on Kentucky Line
Mile Marker 0.40
Clarksville, TN 37040
Phone: (931) 648-5509
Fax: (931) 648-5510

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I-65 Welcome Center Ardmore/Giles County

I-65, North bound, Mile Marker 3
south of Nashville on the Alabama line
Ardmore, TN 38449
Phone: (931) 468-2654
Fax: (931) 468-2555

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I-40 Welcome Center Smith County

I-40, Mile Marker 267
Carthage, TN 37030
Phone: (615) 683-6410
Fax: (615) 683-6553

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Welcome Centers of East Tennessee


I-81 Welcome Center Bristol/Sullivan County

10749 Interstate 81
Southbound, Mile Marker 75.3
Bristol, TN 37620
Phone: (423) 764-5821
Fax: (423) 764-1011

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Tiftonia Welcome Center

I-24 Welcome Center Tiftonia/Hamilton County

17180 Interstate 24
Eastbound, Mile Marker 171.8
Chattanooga, TN 37419
Phone: (423) 821-2628
Fax: (423) 821-4895

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I-24 Welcome Center Nickajack/Marion County

I-24 West Bound
Mile Marker 160
Jasper, TN 37347
Phone: (423) 942-0933
Fax: (423) 942-5724

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I-75 Welcome Center Jellico/Campbell County

16320 I-75, Southbound
Mile Marker 161
Jellico, TN 37762
Phone: (423) 784-5820
Fax: (423) 784-7738

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I-75 Welcome Center Chattanooga/Hamilton County

100 Interstate 75
Northbound, Mile Marker 0.7
East Ridge, TN 37412
Phone: (423) 894-6399
Fax: (423) 892-7723

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I-26 Welcome Center Erwin/Unicoi County

I-26, East & West bound
Mile Marker/Exit 46
Clear Branch Road on
100 Fiddlers Lane
Erwin, TN 37650
Phone: (423) 743-4146
Fax: (423) 743-4239

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I-26 Welcome Center Kingsport/Sullivan County

5 Interstate I-26
Mile Marker 5
Kingsport, TN 37664
Phone: (423) 246-0214
Fax: (423) 246-0218

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I-40 Welcome Center Hartford/Cocke County

I-40, Mile Marker 446
Hartford, TN 37753
Phone: (423) 487-3258
Fax: (423) 487-3928

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