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Valdosta-Lowndes County is located on Interstate-75 (north and south) and just north of Interstate-10 (east and west) with 8 exits off Interstate-75 connecting companies to virtually every major market. Valdosta-Lowndes County's strategic location, halfway between Atlanta and Orlando provides excellent distribution access to multiple states, and explains why Valdosta-Lowndes County has become an emerging logistics center. The region's efficient, effective and dynamic transportation infrastructure provides businesses with several competitive options for transporting people, goods, and information: easy access to three international airports, road and rail services, connection to port facilities, and world-reaching telecommunications network.

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Commercial air service is offered by Delta from Valdosta, Georgia with daily flights connecting through Atlanta. Jacksonville International airport is only 132 miles Southeast of Valdosta-Lowndes County and features eight major airlines.

Valdosta-Lowndes County also boosts its own municipal airport with an 8,002 foot runway, private air services, full time Fixed-Base Operator, and available jet fuel.


Valdosta-Lowndes County is strategically located with 8 exits along a six lane interstate (Interstate-75). Valdosta-Lowndes County is approximately 50 miles from Interstate 10.

Major metro markets that can be reached in one day by truck include:

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Orlando, FL
  • Tallahassee, FL
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Tampa, FL
  • Miami, FL
  • Birmingham, AL
  • Nashville, TN
  • Columbia, SC
  • Jackson, MS
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Memphis, TN
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Lexington, KY



Valdosta-Lowndes County is served with Class 1 rail services by both CSX and Norfolk Southern railroads.

Freight Carriers

  • Port of Savannah 167.8 miles from Valdosta

  • Port of Brunswick 121 miles from Valdosta

  • Port of Jacksonville 135 miles from Valdosta

  • In-land Port of Bainbridge 80 miles from Valdosta

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Andrea Schruijer, Executive Director

Valdosta-Lowndes Development Authority
103 Roosevelt Drive
Valdosta, Georgia 31602
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