Arkansas Rest Areas

If you’re planning a road trip of any distance, take a look at using Arkansas’s Rest Areas on your route to stop at. It’s a great way not to over stress yourself. Arkansas Rest Areas are designed to provide highway travelers a safe and convenient facility to rest before continuing with their journey.

Arkansas Rest Area Locations

Arkansas rest areas are typically roadside facilities that provide, parking at a minimum. Although some may have picnic areas and so much more.

They are mainly maintained by the Arkansas Department of Transportation. Some may be closed due to maintenance issues, its always best to have an alternate rest stop just in case.

Arkansas State Rest Area Map

arkansas rest-area map

Arkansas State Welcome Center and Rest Areas

Bella Vista Welcome Center & Rest Area – Hwy 71 South – Log mile 7.2 (1.1 miles north of Hwy 71 Business)

Blytheville Welcome Center & Rest Area – I-55 Southbound, Log mile 4.0 (1 mile north of Hwy 18)

Corning Welcome Center & Rest Area Hwy 67 South – Log mile 16.8 (2.8 miles north of Hwy 328)

El Dorado Welcome Center & Rest Area – Hwy 167 North (Southeast corner Hwys 82/167)

Harrison Welcome Center & Rest Area  Hwy 65 South – Log mile 16.9 (1.5 miles south of Hwys 62/412)

Helena Welcome Center & Rest Area – Hwy. 49 South, Log mile 28.0 (0.5 miles north of Hwy 20/44)

Lake Village Welcome Center & Rest Area – Hwy 65 North (Intersection of Hwys. 65/159)

Red River Welcome Center & Rest Area – Hwy 71 Northbound – Log mile 8.3 (0.4 mile north of Hwy 108)

Siloam Springs Welcome Center & Rest Area – Hwy 412 East – Log mile 0.2 (0.25 miles east of Hwy. 59 south)

Texarkana Welcome Center & Rest Area – I-30 Eastbound, Log mile 7.0 (0.75 miles east of Hwy. 108)

Van Buren Welcome Center & Rest Area – I-40 Eastbound – Log mile 2.6 (2.7 miles west of Hwy. 59)

West Memphis Welcome Center & Rest Area – I-40 Westbound – Log Mile 274.3 (3 miles west of I-55)

Arkansas State Rest Areas

Interstate I-30 AR Rest Areas

I 30 AR Eastbound Rest Areas

I-30 MD (mile marker 93.2 ) Social Hill Rest Area (2.1 miles east Hwy 84)

I-30 EB (mile marker 48.4) Gurdon Rest Area (2.15 miles west of Hwy 182)

I 30 AR Westbound Rest Areas

I-30 MD (mile marker 93.2 ) Social Hill Rest Area (2.1 miles east Hwy 84)

I-30 WB (mile marker 57.3) Gurdon Rest Area (1.3 miles west of Hwy 182)

Interstate I-40 AR Rest Areas

I 40 AR Eastbound Rest Areas

I-40 EB (mile marker 235.6) Forrest City Rest Area (2.5 miles east of Hwy 261)

I-40 EB (mile marker 67.9) Big Piney Rest Area (1.30 miles east of Hwy 315)

I-40 EB (mile marker 36.5) Ozark Rest Area (1 mile east of Hwy 23)

I-40 EB (mile marker n/a) White River Rest Area (3.1 miles West of Hwy 33)

I 40 AR Westbound Rest Areas

I-40 WB (mile marker 242.5) Forrest City Rest Area (0.7 miles East of Hwy 284)

I-40 WB (mile marker 72.3) Big Piney Rest Area (I-40 Eastbound, 1.6 miles west of Hwy 333)

I-40 WB (mile marker 36.6) Ozark Rest Area (0.75 miles west of Hwy 219)

I-40 WB (mile marker n/a) White River Rest Area (3.1 miles West of Hwy 33)

US63 AR Rest Area

US63 (mile marker 12.2) Imboden-Black Rock Rest Area (1.25 miles north of Hwy 117)

US65 AR Rest Area

US65 (mile marker n/a) Dermott Rest Area (Intersection of Hwy 65/165)

US70 AR Rest Areas

US70 (mile marker 11.7) Glenwood Rest Area (1.8 miles east of Hwy 70B)

US70 (mile marker 8.5) Lonsdale Rest Area (5.2 miles east Hwy 70B)

US71 AR Rest Area

US71 (mile marker 199.1) Waldron Rest Area (0.8 miles north 71B)

US79 AR Rest Areas

US79 (mile marker 15.7) Buena Vista Rest Area(1 mile south of Hwy 376)

US79 (mile marker n/a) Rison Rest Area (Northeast corner of Highways 79 and 212)

US167 AR Rest Area

US167 (mile marker 6.2) Salado Creek Rest Area (4.3 miles north of Hwy 87)