Transportation System


Major Highways in or near Covington County, AL include:

  • I-65 (west of county)
  • I-10 (south of county)
  • US Hwy 29
  • US Hwy 331
  • US Hwy 84

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The South Alabama Regional Airport, at Bill Benton Field, is located between Andalusia and Opp, to conveniently serve all of Covington County. It is known as one the best general aviation airports in the southeast. There is also a municipal airport in Florala.

Nearby airports include:

Airport Location Distance from Covington Co.
Montgomery Regional Airport Montgomery, AL 90 Miles
Dothan Regional Airport Dothan, AL 80 Miles
Northwest Florida Regional Airport Eglin AFB (Fort Walton/Destin Area) 75 Miles
Columbus Metropolitan Airport Columbus, GA 180 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Panama City, FL 115 Miles
Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Birmingham, AL 180 Miles
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport Atlanta, GA 255 Miles

Source: Distance based on Mapquest, 2012.


Rail service is provided by the Three Notch Railway, a subsidiary of Genesse & Wyoming, Inc.. The Three Notch Railway helps link local communities to the national railroad network and to the economic benefits that flow from that network.

Port Facilities

Port facilities are available at the Alabama State Port located in Mobile, AL (125 miles) and Port Panama City (110 miles).

Contact Us

21754 Bill Benton Lane
Andalusia, AL 36421
Phone: 334.222.7040
Fax: 334.222.0897 (cell)

Rick Clifton, President & CEO
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Jacob Morgan, Vice President
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