Texas Rest Areas

Embarking on a road trip? Whether it’s a short excursion or a cross-country adventure, consider making Texas’s Rest Areas an integral part of your journey. These rest areas, strategically located across the Lone Star State, are more than just pit stops. They’re your mini oasis on the open road, providing a safe and convenient facility for you to rest, refresh, and refuel before continuing your journey.

Texas Rest Areas are designed with the traveler in mind, offering amenities such as clean restrooms, picnic areas, and even informational kiosks that can provide valuable insights about local attractions, history, and more. They’re the perfect spots to stretch your legs, enjoy a quick meal, or simply take in the Texas scenery.

Remember, a successful road trip isn’t just about reaching your destination; it’s also about enjoying the journey. And with Texas’s Rest Areas, you can ensure your journey is as comfortable and stress-free as possible. So, next time you’re charting your course through Texas, make sure to include these rest areas in your travel plans.

Texas Rest Area Locations

Texas Rest Areas, your reliable roadside companions, offer more than just parking. These facilities, maintained by the Texas Department of Transportation, are equipped with a variety of amenities to enhance your travel experience. From picnic areas for a family meal under the Texas sky to pet-friendly spaces for your furry friends, these rest areas have so much to offer.

While these rest areas strive to remain open for travelers, some may occasionally be closed due to maintenance issues. Therefore, it’s always a good idea to have an alternate rest stop in mind, ensuring your journey remains uninterrupted.

One key feature of Texas Rest Areas is the generous maximum length of stay – up to 24 hours. This allows road trippers the flexibility to rest overnight if needed, making these rest areas a valuable resource for long-distance travelers.

So, whether you’re on a quick day trip or an epic Texas road adventure, remember to include Texas Rest Areas in your itinerary. They’re not just stops along the way, but part of the quintessential Texas road trip experience

Texas State Rest Area Map Access

Click on the Texas rest area stops map icon to access all the Texas Rest Areas at once.

Texas State Rest Area

Interstate I-10 TX Rest Areas

Interstate 10 (I-10) is a significant east-west Interstate Highway in the Southern United States. In Texas, it begins in the west at Anthony, at the state line with New Mexico, and runs through major cities such as El Paso, San Antonio, and Houston, before ending at the state line with Louisiana in Orange.

I 10 TX Eastbound Rest Areas

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 50) – El Paso County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP
 
I-10 EB (Mile Marker 144) – Culberson County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP
 

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 233) – Pecos West County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 308) – Pecos East County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 394) – Sutton County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 514) – Kerr County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 621) – Guadalupe County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 692) – Colorado County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 814) – Chambers County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I 10 TX Westbound Rest Areas

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 50) – El Paso County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 144) – Culberson County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 233) – Pecos West County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 308) – Pecos East County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 394) – Sutton County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 514) – Kerr County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 622) – Guadalupe County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 692) – Colorado County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 815) – Chambers County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

Interstate I 20 TX Rest Areas

I 20 TX Eastbound Rest Areas

I-20 EB (Mile Marker 69) – Ward County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-20 EB (Mile Marker 191) – Howard County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-20 EB (Mile Marker 256) – Nolan County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-20 EB (Mile Marker 296) – Callahan County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

1-20 EB (Mile Marker 353) – Eastland County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-20 EB (Mile Marker 538) – Van Zandt County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I 20 TX Westbound Rest Areas

I-20 WB (Mile Marker 69) – Ward County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-20 WB (Mile Marker 204) – Mitchell County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-20 WB (Mile Marker 256) – Nolan County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

I-20 WB (Mile Marker 296) – Callahan County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

1-20 EB (Mile Marker 359) – Eastland County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-20 WB (Mile Marker 538) – Van Zandt County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

Interstate I 27 TX Rest Areas

I-27 NB (Mile Marker 29)  Hale County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I-27 SB (Mile Marker 29) Hale County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Interstate I 30 TX Rest Areas

I-30 EB (Mile Marker 111) – Hopkins County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

I-30 WB (Mile Marker 111) – Hopkins County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

Interstate I 35 TX Rest Areas

Northbound I 35 Rest Areas

I-35 NB (Exit 362A) – Hill County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I-35 NB (Mile Marker 59) – La Salle County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I-35 NB (Mile Marker 130) – Medina County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I-35 NB (Mile Marker 281) – Bell County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

Southbound I 35 Rest Areas

I-35 SB (Exit 362A) – Hill County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP 

I-35 SB (Mile Marker 60) – La Salle County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

I-35 SB (Mile Marker 130) – Medina County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

I-35 SB (Mile Marker 282) – Bell County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Interstate I 37 TX Rest Areas

I-37 NB (Mile Marker 78) – Live Oak County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I-37 SB (Mile Marker 82) – Live Oak County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Interstate I 40 TX Rest Areas

I-40 EB (Mile Marker 129) – Donley County Rest Area (West of Alanreed) – Eastbound | MAP

I-40 WB (Mile Marker 129) – Gray County Rest Area (West of Alanreed) – Westbound | MAP

Interstate I 45 TX Rest Areas

I 45 Northbound Rest Areas

I-45 NB (Mile Marker 216) – Navarro County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I-45 NB (Mile Marker 124) – Walker County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

I 45 Southbound Rest Areas

I-45 SB (Mile Marker 216) – Navarro County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

I-45 SB (Mile Marker 125) – Walker County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 59 Rest Areas

US 59 Northbound Rest Areas

US-59 MD (South of Atlanta) – Cass County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

US-59 NB (North of Leggett) – Polk County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

US-59 NB (North of Victoria) – Victoria County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

US 59 Southbound Rest Areas

US-59 MD (South of Atlanta) – Cass County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

US-59 SB (North of Leggett) – Polk County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

US-59 SB (North of Victoria) – Victoria County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 62 US 180 Rest Area

US-62 / US-180 EB (7 mi from New Mexico state line) Culberson County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 69 Rest Area

US-69 NB (North of Jacksonville) – Cherokee County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 77 Rest Area

US-77 MD (20 miles South of Kingsville) – Kenedy County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

Texas US Route US 82 Rest Areas

US-82 EB (East of Crosbyton) – Crosby County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

US-82 WB (East of Benjamin) – Knox County Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 83 Rest Area

US-83 MD (North of Wellington) Collingsworth County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

Texas US Route US 87 Rest Areas

US-87 MD (North of Water Valley) – Coke County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

US-87 MD (West of Eden) – Concho County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

Texas US Route US 90 Rest Area

US-90 MD (Between D’Hanis & Sabinal) – Medina County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

Texas US Route US 277 Rest Area

US-277 SB (South of Haskell) – Haskell County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 281 Rest Area

US-281 MD (9 miles South of Falfurrias)  – Brooks County Rest Area – Multidirectional | MAP

Texas US Route US 287 Rest Areas

US 287 TX Northbound Rest Areas

US-287 NB (4 miles East of Hedley) – Donley County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

US-287 NB (East of Quanah) – Hardeman County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

US-287 NB (West of Iowa Park) – Wichita County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

US-287 NB (2 miles North of Decatur) – Wise County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

US 287 TX Southbound Rest Areas

US-287 SB (4 miles East of Hedley) – Donley County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

US-287 SB (East of Quanah) – Hardeman County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

US-287 SB (West of Iowa Park) – Wichita County Rest Area – Southbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 290 Rest Areas

US-290 EB (between Johnson County & Fredericksburg) – Gillespie County Rest Area – Eastbound | MAP

US-290 WB (near Stonewall) – Gillespie County (Ranch Road 1) Rest Area – Westbound | MAP

Texas US Route US 385 Rest Area

US-385 NB (North of Andrews) – Andrews County Rest Area – Northbound | MAP

Texas Welcome Centers

I-10 EB (Mile Marker 1) 8799 S. Desert Blvd. Anthony Anthony Welcome Center – Eastbound | MAP

I-10 WB (Mile Marker 880) 1708 E I-10, Orange – Orange Welcome Center – Westbound | MAP

I-20 WB (Mile Marker 634) 1255 N. I-20 E. WaskomWaskom Welcome Center – Westbound | MAP

I-30 WB (Mile Marker 222) 1200 W I-30, Texarkana – Texarkana Welcome Center – Westbound | MAP

I-35 SB (Mile Marker 502) 4901 N. I-35, GainesvilleGainesville Welcome Center – Southbound | MAP

I-35 NB (Mile Marker 18) 15551 I-35 N. at US 83, LaredoLaredo Welcome Center – Northbound | MAP

I-40 EB (Mile Marker 76) 9700 E. I-40, Amarillo – Amarillo Welcome Center – Eastbound | MAP

I-44 WB (Mile Marker 1) 900 Central Fwy, Wichita Falls  – Wichita Falls Welcome Center – Westbound | MAP

SH 69/75 WB (Mile Marker 75) 6801 US 69/75, Denison – Denison Welcome Center – Westbound | MAP

US-77/83 MD 2021 W Harrison Ave, Harlingen – Harlingen Welcome Center – Multidirectional | MAP

US-90 WB US 90 W State Loop 25 at Torres Ave, LangtryLangtry Welcome Center – Westbound | MAP

Capital Complex Visitor Center 11th St & Brazos St, Austin, TX | MAP