Highway and Trucking

 

 

North Central Illinois offers the transportation advantages that your company needs to serve a growing regional, national, NAFTA, and global marketplace. Directly served by Interstate 80 and Interstate 39, plus the navigable Illinois River, North Central Illinois is part of a primary North American transportation and logistics center. This region, including Metro Chicago, is not only the nation's railroad hub and home to the world’s busiest airport, but we are also the third largest volume intermodal port region in the world! North Central Illinois puts your business in the middle of the finest transportation system in the world. 

Highways

Major Highways

Nearest Interstate Highways
Name
Interstate Highway Interstate 80 - east/west
Interstate Highway Interstate 39 - north/south
Interstate Highway Interstate 180
Nearest 4-lane U.S. Highway U.S. 34
U.S. 52
U.S. 6
Nearest State Highway Illinois 18
Illinois 71
Illinois 23
Illinois 92

Manufacturing Plants and Distribution Centers and Rail Freight Traffic

 

Trucking

Truck Freight Flows All commodities

Trucking

Motor Freight Terminals within 20 minutes 6
Volume Over 1 million tons of finished product shipped out annually
Local Carriers 5
Interstate Carriers 6

Goods in Transit Times

 
Days by Rail
Days by Truck
From North Central Illinois Rail Car Load Truck Load LTL
Atlanta 3 2 3
Cleveland 3 1 1
Dallas 2 2 3
Kansas City 1 1 2
Los Angeles 3 4 5
Memphis 2 1 2
New Orleans 2 2 3
New York City 4 2 5
Seattle 5 4 5

 

Bus Service

Bus Lines
Inter-City and Inter-State 
Greyhound Bus Lines
Location: 3130 May Road - Peru, IL

Phone Number- (815) 224-1065
Customer Service: (800) 992-4618
Hours - 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Baggage Information

Trailways*
Phone Number: (800) 992-4618

Pick-Up Locations: Peru Terminal - Sapp Brothers Rt. 80
                           Ottawa Terminal - Dunkin’ Donuts Ottawa
*(requires 24 hour advance reservations) Charter Bus Services

Local Transit
North Central Area Transit
Bureau & Putnam Area Rural Transit

 

Traffic Volumes

Major Intersections in North Central Illinois - Average Daily Traffic Volume

Intersection

Traffic

Interstate 80 and U.S. 26 - Princeton Interstate - 20,200
Princeton - 8,700
Interstate 180 and IL 71 - Hennepin Hennepin - 2,500
Interstate 80 and IL 89 - Spring Valley Interstate - 21,300
Spring Valley - 6,350
Interstate 80 and US 251 - Peru Interstate - 28,800
Peru - 15,600
Interstate 39 and Interstate 80 Interchange East-West - 31,900
North-South - 19,400
Interstate 39 and U.S. 34 - Mendota Interstate - 18,100
Mendota - 5,950
Interstate 39 and Highway 6 - LaSalle Interstate - 19,100
LaSalle - 7,700
Interstate 39 and Highway 23 - Oglesby Interstate - 19,100
Oglesby - 8,900
Interstate 39 and Highway 18 - to Putnam County & Streator Interstate - 16,800
to Streator - 3,250
Highway 23 and Highway 18 - Streator North-South - 16,700
East-West - 10,300
Interstate 80 and Highway 43 - Utica  Interstate - 32,100
Utica - 7,000
Interstate 80 and Highway 23 - Ottawa Interstate - 32,100
Ottawa - 16,700

Click Here For - Illinois State Department of Transportation/Average Traffic Volume Map

 

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