WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands, has announced the expansion of its network with the opening of TA Columbia, located at I-20, Exit 71 (7400 Wilson Blvd.) in Columbia, South Carolina.
Amenities at the new, always-open, TA Columbia travel center location currently include a fully stocked Travel Store, Subway quick-service restaurant, driver’s laundry room, 11 showers on a fully automated system, WiFi, truck scales, ample truck parking, ATM, cash advance, check cashing and Western Union services. Upgrades in the near future are expected to include a TA Truck Service facility, Reserve-It parking, and an additional quick-service restaurant.
"We are thrilled to add another TA location and expand our network in the capital and largest city in South Carolina," said Tom O'Brien, President and CEO of TravelCenters. "The addition of TA Columbia gives us the opportunity to extend our options and services to professional drivers along I-20 and better accommodate their needs," he added.
The opening of TA Columbia, SC raises the number of travel centers in the TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded chain to 254.
About TravelCenters of America LLC
TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, is a leading travel center business in 43 states and Canada operating under the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® brands. With 254 convenient full-service locations off interstate highway exits, TA and Petro Stopping Centers offer customers diesel and gasoline fueling services, more than 500 full- and quick-service restaurants, 24-hour convenience stores, heavy truck maintenance services, RoadSquad Connect™ (24/7/365 emergency roadside service), Reserve-It™ (truck parking reservations), and many other services – all within large, high traffic facilities. TravelCenters also operates gasoline/convenience stores in Kentucky and Tennessee under the Minit Mart brand name. For more information on TravelCenters, TA, and Petro Stopping Centers, please visit www.ta-petro.com.