Transportation

Transportation
Rail:  CSX and Soo Line
Highway: U.S. 50, S.R. 54, S.R. 158, S.R. 450, and S.R.60
Truck: Several truck lines serve the county; six local freight line terminals.
Air : Lawrence County Airport with 4500 feet hard surfaced and lighted runway; air freight service to Chicago, commercial services at Bloomington and Indianapolis, IN and Louisville, KY.
Barge: None

Bedford is situated in the rolling, green hills of south-central Indiana, 70 miles from Indianapolis, Indiana’s capital city, and 70 miles from Louisville, Kentucky. We’re just 18 miles south of Bloomington, the main campus of Indiana University. 

This is a great location in which to do business. We’re within easy access of roadways and railways. So whether your business is receiving or sending across the country or across the globe, it’s easy.

We are Bedford…

And we’re in a great location.






 



 

 

Events for May



  • May 3 Bedford Public Library hosts Hand Under Hand: Positive Physical Approach to Care for Careg 
  • May 4 Bedford Public Library - Writer’s Meet-up, 
  • May 5 Lawrence County Art Association - Paintings by Don Geyra: New and Ancient, Opening Recepti 
  • May 6 Bedford Lions Club-67th Annual Pancake Festival 
  • May 9 Bedford Public Library - Preschool Discovery: Story Favorites 
  • May 9 Bedford Parks Department - Downtown Car Show & Corn Hole Tournament at Harp Commons 
  • May 10 Bedford Parks Department - Indy Motor Speedway Tour 
  • May 11 Bedford Public Library - Teen Animanga 
  • May 12 24th Annual Golf Outing @ Otis Park 
  • May 13 Purdue Extension - A Moment Unplugged: Exploring Nature with Your Senses 
  • May 13 United Way - Day of Caring, Community Garden 
  • May 14 Spring Mill State Park - Mother's Day Buffet 
  • May 16 Bedford Public Library - Make a Floor Piano 
  • May 16 Lawrence County Museum of History - Brain Games XVI 
  • May 17 Bedford Public Library - Free Device Help 
  • May 18 Bedford Public Library - Balloon Blast 
  • May 18 Ribbon Cutting @ Milwaukee Train Depot 
  • May 18 Business After Hours @ JA Benefits 
  • May 20 Boys & Girls Club - Duck Derby 
  • May 24 Job Fair - hosted by WorkOne, Bedford Chamber of Commerce, & the Lawrence County Economic  
  • May 25 Bedford Public Library - Free Device Help 
  • May 26 Lawrence County Art Association - June Exhibit Opening Reception; Scenes of Lawrence Count 
  • May 27 Spring Mill State Park - Living History Weekend 

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