1,670 miles taking this route:
- Take I-88 WEST, from Oneonta, to I-81 SOUTH to BINGHAMTON.
- Take I-81 SOUTH all the way down to I-40 WEST to KNOXVILLE at EXIT 1B, in TENNESSEE.
- Take I-40 WEST to I-75 SOUTH to CHATTANOOGA, at EXIT 368.
- Continue on I-75 SOUTH to I-24 WEST to CHATTANOOGA and BIRMINGHAM at EXIT 2.
- Take I-24 WEST, thru Chattanooga, to I-59 SOUTH to BIRMINGHAM at EXIT 159, as I-24 dips into GEORGIA.
- Take I-59 SOUTH to I-20 WEST to JACKSON at EXIT 149, in MERIDIAN, MISSISSIPPI, via I-459 SOUTH (EXIT 157 off I-59 in ALABAMA) to bypass BIRMINGHAM, AL.
- Continue on I-20 WEST across to U.S. 59 to CARTHAGE at EXIT 617 in TEXAS; turn left off the exit ramp onto U.S. 59 SOUTH to CARTHAGE. To bypass SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA I-220 WEST - BY-PASS (EXIT 26 off I-20 in LOUISIANA to get onto I-220 WEST - BY-PASS ; EXIT 1B off I-220 to continue on I-20 WEST to DALLAS).
- Take U.S. 59 SOUTH to SH-94 WEST to GROVETON, via LOOP 287 - WEST to bypass LUFKIN.
- Take SH-94 WEST to Trinity.