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Arkansas Transportation

While the automobile is the most popular mode of transportation in Arkansas, there are other ways to get here and enjoy The Natural State. Options include Arkansas airports, car rentals, trains, motor coaches, highways and byways.

Airports in Arkansas

Looking for Arkansas airports? There are several airports in Arkansas, but Little Rock National Airport is the largest, served by eight major airlines to many national and international destinations and utilized by almost three million travelers each year. Other busy airports include the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport near Bentonville, Fort Smith Regional Airport and Texarkana Regional Airport. Airports offering charter or commuter flights include Hot Springs, Drake Field at  Fayetteville, Harrison, Pine Bluff and Jonesboro.

Arkansas Car Rentals

Rental car services are available at all major airports and larger towns across the state.

Arkansas Trains

Amtrak's Texas Eagle provides twice daily rail passenger service through Arkansas with stations at Walnut Ridge, Little Rock, Malvern, Arkadelphia, Hope and Texarkana. The route crosses the state from northeast to southwest.

Arkansas Motor Coaches

Motor coaches serve group tours and charter specials throughout much of the state and Greyhound Bus Lines provide service to more than 50 Arkansas towns. Useful travel information is available at this site and at Arkansas's Welcome Centers.

Arkansas Highways & Byways

Arkansas has 16,000 miles of state highways, which places it 12th nationally in total mileage. More than 360 miles of the state's 655-mile Interstate system has undergone a $950-million rehabilitation program. Arkansas now has one of the top highway systems in the nation. Arkansas also boasts a number of scenic drives, including two national byways.

Useful Links & Info

Major Transportation:

Bill and Hillary Clinton Little Rock National Airport
Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport, Springdale
USA By Rail

Public Transportation:

Arkansas Communities with Mass Transit


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Road Construction Information
Road Conditions/Closures

Tax Information:

Arkansas Department of Finance & Administration

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Boating and Watercraft Laws:

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

Motorhome Regulations:

Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department

Hunting and Fishing Licenses; Information

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

Concealed Handgun Information; Speed Limits:

Arkansas State Police