Location Advantages

Junction City-Geary County has an excellent location with strategic assets for business, with easy access to air, rail and road transportation options. 

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There’s no problem finding a road leading to Junction City. You can access our community by I-70, U.S. 77, Hwy K-18, Hwy K-57 and I-135. We have five exits off I-70, the country’s main cross country artery. 


From Junction City To: Distance in Miles
Kansas City, KS 114 miles
Topeka, KS 61 miles
Wichita, KS 96 miles
New York, NY 1319 miles
Chicago, IL 520 miles
Dallas, TX 430 miles
Denver, CO 433 miles
Oklahoma City, OK 248 miles
St. Louis, MO 357 miles
Los Angeles, CA 1464 miles
Houston, TX 714 miles
Memphis, TN 577 miles

Junction City is served by the Union Pacific Railroad and Watco Shortline Rail. Click here for more information about UP in Kansas.

Our region also has convenient access to Manhattan Regional Airport, the second-busiest commercial airport in Kansas, which has five daily American Airlines flights to Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Click here for more information about Manhattan Regional Airport.

In addition to our central location and beneficial transportation logistics, Junction City-Geary County also features fabulous incentives and a pro-business attitude. Combine these attributes and you’ll understand why corporations like Foot Locker choose to build major distribution centers here.