Rest Area & Welcome Centers

In order to enhance traveler safety and comfort, IDOT maintains a system of 30 rest areas and 11 welcome centers on highways throughout the state, which serve more than 36 million visitors annually. IDOT wants to make sure these service centers are kept clean, safe, and updated with travel-related amenities to enhance the travel experience for Illinois residents and visitors. Illinois' rest areas and welcome centers are open 24 hours a day and feature restroom facilities, picnic areas, lighted walkways, maps, security cameras, parking for recreational vehicles, and commercial trucks, among other services.


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To view rest areas and welcome centers maintained by IDOT, please access the map below.


List of Rest Areas


Interstate 24

  • Mile Post 1

Interstate 39

  • Mile Post 85

Interstate 55

  • Mile Post 27
  • Mile Post 64
  • Mile Post 104
  • Mile Post 149
  • Mile Post 194

Interstate 57

  • Mile Post 32
  • Mile Post 79
  • Mile Post 114
  • Mile Post 165
  • Mile Post 222
  • Mile Post 268
  • Mile Post 333

Interstate 64

  • Mile Post 2
  • Mile Post 85
  • Mile Post 130

Interstate 70

  • Mile Post 27
  • Mile Post 86
  • Mile Post 149

Interstate 72

  • Mile Post 152

Interstate 74

  • Mile Post 28
  • Mile Post 62
  • Mile Post 114
  • Mile Post 156
  • Mile Post 208

Interstate 80

  • Mile Post 1
  • Mile Post 51
  • Mile Post 117

Interstate 90

  • Mile Post 2