Coweta County is fortunate to have an outstanding transportation system. Whether road, rail or air, Coweta County's unique location is a tremendous benefit for business and industry.
Interstate: I-85 bisects Coweta County and includes 5 interchanges. A new interchange at Poplar Road is in the planning stages.
US Highways: US29 and US27A
Georgia Highways: 16, 34, 54, 70 and 154
CSX & Norfolk Southern serves office parks and industries throughout Coweta County. Piggyback service, pickup and reciprocal switching are all available.
Located about five miles south of the city of Newnan on U.S. Highway 29, the Newnan-Coweta Airport boosts a 5,500 foot lighted asphalt runway with 36 T-Hangars and 11 corporate hangars. The Newnan-Coweta County Airport is equipped with a localizer and a precision GPS approaches which allows for operations during inclement weather conditions.
Today, the Newnan-Coweta Airport has 50,000 operations annually and an additional 30 T-Hangars were completed in 2005. Corporate owned jets, military aircraft, and recreational aircraft make up the 130 jet and piston type aircraft that reside at the Newnan-Coweta Airport.
The Newnan-Coweta Airport is an official Avis Car Rental location with cars available on site. The Airport’s Pilots’ Lounge is complete with two snooze rooms and a full bath. Other facilities at the Airport are the snack and refreshment area and the weather planning area. Wireless Internet access is also available. The Airport offers both full serve and self serve fuel. Maintenance programs and land leases through the Newnan-Coweta County Airport Authority, T-Hangars are also available.
Operating Hours are Monday - Friday 7:00AM - 8:00PM and Weekends 8:00AM - 6:00PM. Call the airport manager at (770) 254-8102 or (770) 252-6410, or you can visit the airport at www.ccoairport.com.
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
Located 30 minutes from Coweta County, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport serves over 80 million passengers each year and is the busiest airport in the world. With five runways, travelers can reach 80% of the U.S. market within two hours. For more information, go to atlanta-airport.com.
Deep Water Ports
Savannah, GA (254 miles) and Brunswick, GA (315 miles)
2010 Top Coweta Exporters through Georgia Ports
Yamaha Motor Manufacturing Corporation, 4,191 tons, $54,839,947
Triumph Motorcycles, 19 tons, $141,222
Kason Industries, 8 tons, $47,939
William L Bonnell Company, 10 tons
EGO North America, 2 tons, $12,241