Lawrence County is located in South Central Tennessee. There are seven major metro areas that can be reached within a 40-175 mile driving distance time frame. Highways 43 and 64 go through the county intersecting in Lawrenceburg. Highway 43 is 4-lane, running north and south towards Nashville, TN and Florence, AL respectively. Highway 64 is two-lane, but currently under construction for 4-lane access. The highway runs east and west towards Chattanooga, TN and Memphis, TN respectively. With major metro areas within reasonable driving distance and highways covering all aspects of the county, Lawrence County is an outstanding South Central Tennessee location for business.
Air Cargo & Air Service
Nashville (TN) International Airport (BNA) offers about 50 direct flights to major U.S. cities. Only located approximately 82 miles from Lawrenceburg, TN.
Northwest Alabama Regional Airport is located 50 miles south of Lawrenceburg in Muscle Shoals, AL. The airport serves Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield, Tuscumbia, and the surrounding areas of Northwest Alabama, Northeast Mississippi, and Southern Tennessee. Over 580 world wide destinations are provided with several global alliance airlines. Northwest airlinks also provides air freight services globally.
Huntsville International Airport is located approximately 70 miles southeast of Lawrence County. The airport provides non-stop flights to 14 major cities throughout the U.S. and services an 18-county region.
Lawrenceburg /Lawrence County Municipal Airport is located 5 miles east of the city off highway 64. The municipal airport is well known for its frequent airport activities, up-to-date facilities, great customer service and on-going airport expansion. The airport is currently under-going construction to better serve our aviation traffic and to provide more T hangars for customers. This location offers Shell branded 100LL and Jet fuel for customers.
Lawrenceburg and Loretto Industrial sites along with a lot of our businesses are serviced by rail. Tennessee Southern Railroad provides services to Lawrence County. Tennessee Southern Railroad is headquartered in Mt. Pleasant,TN and operates in Middle Tennessee and Northwestern Alabama. The rail system interchanges rail traffic with CSX at Natco, TN and with inland barge lines through its port facility at Florence, AL. where freight is transferred to and from barges on the Tennessee River.
Port of Florence is located 35 miles south of Lawrence County on the Tennessee River’s Pickwick lake in protected harbor less than three miles from Wilson Lock, and with immediate access to the main channel. Located 40 miles from the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, the Port offers year-around access to the Port of Mobile, the Gulf of Mexico and beyond, through this time-saving waterway. The Port of Florence connects the region with the rest of the United States and the global market through an excellent transportation system that includes four-lane highways and the Tennessee Southern Railroad company (with connections to CSX railways).
Trucking & Ground Shipping
UPS operates a significant ground hub in Lawrence County to offer worldwide express carrier and package delivery.
Lawrenceburg offers one major logistics operation, All Source Logistics (931-766-9614). All Source Logistics provides services to many companies and currently has access to over 950,000 sq. ft of warehouse space.
Lawrence County's motor freight lines include:
South East Carriers (SEC) 931-762-0570
Sharp Transport Inc. 931-829-2194
Pettus McClain Trucking 931-829-2160
Fleeman Carriers LLC 931-762-0581
J & J Express 931-762-4535
Jennings Farms Trucking 931-762-5018
HLH Express LLC 931-766-9885