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Driving Directions

From Nashville International Airport to the Bedford County Department of Education

Exit the airport onto Donelson Pike.

Take a right on to Harding Place.

Turn LEFT to take the I-24 ramp toward CHATTANOOGA. Merge onto I-24 E.

Take the US-231 S exit - exit number 81A-toward SHELBYVILLE. It is approximately 21 miles to Shelbyville.

At the 4th traffic signal, turn left (Kentucky Fried Chicken is on the left corner.)

Go through one traffic light, and turn right at the first street after this light.

The Bedford County Department of Education's parking lot is in the back.


From Chattanooga to the Bedford County Department of Education

Take I-24 W out of Chattanooga toward NASHVILLE.

Take the Highway 55 exit -- exit number 111, toward MANCHESTER.

Turn LEFT on to TN-55 W and continue into TULLAHOMA.

At the 2nd traffic light, turn left on to Highway 41-A (Jackson St.)

Follow 41-A into SHELBYVILLE, approximately 14 miles.

Go through 6 traffic lights and then turn left after the Bedford County Board of Education building. The Express is on the corner.



Celebration Best Western is one block from the Board of Education Office. contact (931) 684-2378.

County Hearth Inn is just inside the Shelbyville City Limits on TN 231. Contact (931) 680-1030.

Check the Shelbyville-Bedford County Chamber of Commerce Web Page for further lodging information:

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