Harnett County's outstanding highway system, with I-95, US 301, US421 and US401, provides easy access to regional and national markets. North Carolina routes 24, 27, 42, 55, 82, 87, 210 and 217 also provide direct links throughout Harnett County. Harnett County is located only eight (8) miles south of the I-95/ I-40 intersection.
North and south links include I-95, US 301 and US 401. East and west routes include I-40 and US 421. Harnett County's highway system enables manufacturers and distributors to receive materials promptly and deliver goods cost-effectively.
There are 1,087 miles of roadway in Harnett County -- 184 miles are primary roads (interstate, US and NC).
Harnett Regional Jetport (HRJ)
Web Site: Harnett Regional Jetport
Harnett Regional Jetport (HRJ) is located four miles northwest of Erwin, adjacent to US 421. HRJ has an asphalt runway of 5,000 feet with weight limitations of 18,000 pounds for single wheeled planes. Jet fuel is available for corporate aircraft.
Raleigh Durham International Airport (RDU)
Web Site: www.rdu.com
Located within an hour's drive time of Harnett County, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) provides efficient and cost-effective travel options for the Research Triangle Region.
Fayetteville Regional Airport
Web Site: www.flyfay.com
Located within a 30-minute drive of Harnett County, the Fayetteville Regional Airport is serviced by two airlines -- USAirways and ASA, the Delta Connection.
CSX Transportation (CSX)
Web Site: www.csx.com
Russ Smitley, Manager
1610 Forest Avenue, Suite 120
Richmond, VA 23229
Norfolk Southern Corporation (NS)
Web Site: www.norfolksouthern.com
Jim Bowman, Manager
1500 Carson Street
Raleigh, NC 27608
Motor Freight Service
Motor freight service is excellent throughout Harnett County. Service is provided by the best in the field. These companies provide all known motor transport services: freight, liquid or dry bulk, heavy hauling, furniture moving and container shipping.
|Port||Distance from Lillington||Access from Harnett County|
|Port of Wilmington, NC||2 hours||I-40 and US 421|
|Port of Morehead City, NC||3 hours||US 70 and I-95|
|Port of New Port News, VA||4 hours||I-95|
|Port of Charleston, SC||4 hours||I-95|
|Port of Savannah, GA||6 hours||I-95|