Interstate & Highway Access System
Anderson benefits from a strategic interstate and highway access system. Positioned in the heart of Midwest United States, Anderson is located on the I-69 corridor just northeast of Indianapolis, Indiana’s capital city where four major interstate highways, I-69, I-65, I-70, and I-74, intersect via I-465.

Anderson not only offers immediate access to I-69, but it also offers a quick 15- to 20-minute drive to I-70 via State Roads 9 and 109. Seventy-five percent of the United States population is within eight hours drive from Anderson.

Transportation Radius Map
Distance and Drive-Time to Other Midwestern Cities

  Chicago Indianapolis Detroit Cleveland Columbus Cincinnati Louisville St. Louis
Distance (miles) 206 39 246 292 169 119 149 282
Drive-Time (min) 185 40 222 260 153 123 133 248

Port and Rail Access

Anderson benefits from having extensive CSX rail lines across the City.  Not only many of Anderson's industrial properties are rail-served, twp Intermodal yards are located within 50 miles of Anderson, allowing companies to transport their raw materials and goods across the country very quickly and efficiently.  Indiana is also home to three ports on the Ohio River and Lake Michigan.



Rail Miles

Highway Miles


Burns Harbor

6625 S. Boundary Dr., Portage, IN  46368



2 hr. 55 min.


5100 Port Rd., Jeffersonville, IN  47130



2 hr. 15 min.

Mt. Vernon

2751 Bluff Rd., Mt. Vernon, IN  47620



4 hr. 30 min.

The Indiana Rail Road

Rail Yard: The Senate Avenue Intermodal Terminal

1500 South Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46225

Transload Facility:
The Indiana Rail Road Transload
1500 South Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46225


Rail Yard: CSX Hawthorne Yard
997 South Emerson Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46203

Rail Yard: CSX Avon Yard
501 South County Road 800 East
Avon, IN 46123

Transload Facility: TRANSFLO
855 South Emerson Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46203

Airport Access

Anderson is less than an hour away from the Indianapolis International Airport (IND), one of the largest FedEx hubs in the United States. Anderson also has its own regional airport, Anderson Municipal Airport, with two large runways as well as its own control tower. 

Anderson Municipal Airport
Runway 12/30: 5400 x 100 ft (1646 x 30 m)
Runway 18/36: 3400 x 75 ft (1036 x 23 m)
282 Airport Road
Anderson, IN 46017
(765) 648-6293