Air (Commercial)

  • Fairfield Municipal Airport - west edge of Fairfield
  • New asphalt runways - 2000 feet and 4000 feet
  • 100 octane and jet fuel available
  • Pilot radio controlled lighting
  • Fixed base operators on duty 8 to 4 daily
  • Courtesy car available

Highways

  • Number of highways serving community:
    • Federal: 1 (US 45)
    • State: 1 (IL Rt. 15)
  • Interstate highways serving community:
    • Distance to nearest interchange: 7 miles
    • Interstate 64 - 7 miles south
    • Interstate 57 - 32 miles west
    • Interstate 70 - 60 miles north

Truck/Motor Carrier

  • Number of motor freight carriers: 15
  • Interstate 11
  • Local cartage 4
  • Number of local terminals: 0
  • Package delivery service? Yes
City Miles Kil. Days By Rail Days By Truck
Atlanta 457 731 3 1
Chicago 262 419 2 1
Cleveland 603 805 3 1
Dallas 751 1202 4 2
Denver 976 1662 4 2
Detroit 476 762 3 1
Kansas City 376 602 2 1
Los Angeles 1864 2982 8 4
Memphis 263 421 2 1
Minneapolis 677 1083 4 2
New Orleans 653 1045 3 2
New York 901 1442 4 2
St. Louis 119 190 1 1
Seattle 2274 3638 10 5

Rail

  • Norfolk Southern Railway System main line
  • Freight service only - no L.C.L. or passenger
  • Distance to nearest piggyback service: 39 miles 62 km

Bus

Public Transportation - RIDES

  • Buses - 11
  • Office hours - Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Transportation is provided locally
  • Adult (11+)Stadard fare - $2.00
  • Children (6-10) Standard fare -$0.75 (Must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Discount Ticket Booklets of 10
  • Adults under 60 - $10.00
  • Adults with disabilities or over 60 - $7.50
  • Children 6-10 - $3.75
  • Transit Passes - 30 Day Bacis Pass
  • Adults under 60 - $25.00
  • Adults with Disabilites or over 60 - $15.00
  • Out of town trips may be scheduled as needed
  • Flat rate - $1.25 per mile(minimum rate of $32.00)
  • Wait time - $12.00 per hour