Macon is Accessible
One of Macon-Bibb County's key strengths is its strategic location in the heart of Georgia. At the crossroads of interstates 75 and 16, and just 75 minutes south of Atlanta, Macon-Bibb has become an attractive location for businesses. A population of over 390,000 in a 30 mile radius; 4 major seaports within 4 hours truck travel time; international airfreight facilities only 75 minutes away; two rail roads and the largest rail switching center on the East coast make Macon-Bibb an ideal location.
Highways and Interstates
Macon is located 84 miles south of Atlanta at the crossroads of two major interstate highways, I-75 (north-south) and I-16 (east-west), making it easily accessible by car.
Middle Georgia Regional Airport
Middle Georgia Regional Airport is located 10 miles from downtown Macon, this airport offers regular commuter flights to/from Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. A variety of rental car agencies, cab and limousine services are available to serve travelers.
Macon Downtown Airport
Located about 5 miles from downtown Macon, this airport is designed to accommodate private planes and offers no commercial service.
Atlanta/Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
84 miles from Macon, Groome Transportation is offered and is located near I-75 and area hotels. Groome provides hourly service daily to and from Hartsfield.
The Georgia Rail System consists of over 5,000 route miles that run through most of the state’s 159 counties. Macon features both the Norfolk Southern and Cordele Intermodal Center.
Ports Near Macon
Macon located 165 miles for the Port of Savannah as well as 224 miles from the Port of Brunswick.