HBURG is safely open for you. Read important COVID-19 travel information here. #VisitMS Responsibly

Travel Guide

Planning a trip? Hattiesburg is safely open for you.

Safely Open

Whether you’re arranging how to get here or are thinking ahead about all the places to visit once you arrive, we’ve got you covered! The Visitors Center is currently closed to the public, but you can call us during operating hours (M-F, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.) or find all our planning tools virtually on our website 24/7. You can also message us on Facebook.

Visit the City of Hattiesburg coronavirus page for current updates and #MaskUpHBURG for the full list of mask requirements.


HIGHLIGHTS & FAST FAQS
 

Location: 

Crossroads of US Hwys 49 & 98
and Interstate 59

Driving Times:

• MS Gulf Coast - 1 hour   • Jackson - 1.5 hours
• Mobile - 1.5 hours • New Orleans - 1.5 hours
• Natchez - 3 hours 

Average Temps:

Winter 48°  / Summer 80°

Population:

48,000 within Hattiesburg city limits
140,000 in Greater Hattiesburg Area

Hotels:

More than 2,700 rooms 

Dining:

More than 500 eateries (200 local dining options)