Love’s Travel Stops opens new location in Ohio

Opening adds more than 200 parking spaces, 85 jobs to Licking County

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 13, 2021 - Love's Travel Stops is now serving customers in Etna, Ohio, thanks to a travel stop that opened Thursday. The store, located off Interstate 70 (9901 Schuster Way), adds 85 jobs and 124 truck parking spaces to Licking County.

"We're excited to increase our extensive Ohio network by opening our 19th location in the state and add more than 200 parking spaces to Licking County," said Greg Love, co-CEO of Love's. "Love's team members are great people who care, and are ready to help get professional drivers and four-wheel customers back on the road quickly and safely in central Ohio."

This location is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including:

  • More than 14,000 square feet.
  • Hardee's (opening later).
  • 124 truck parking spaces.
  • 76 car parking spaces.
  • Three RV parking spaces.
  • Nine diesel bays.
  • Nine showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • Speedco (opening later).
  • Bean-to-cup gourmet coffee.
  • Brand-name snacks.
  • Fresh Kitchen concept.
  • Mobile to Go Zone with the latest GPS, headsets and smartphone accessories.
  • CAT scale.
  • Bulk propane.
loves travel stop gas pumps and building under cloudy blue sky

In honor of the grand opening, Love's will donate $2,000 to the Southwest Licking School District.

About Love's Travel Stops

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores is the nation's leading travel stop network with more than 550 locations in 41 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 30,000 people. Love's provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, fresh coffee, restaurant offerings and more. Love's has over 410 truck service centers, which include Speedco and Love's Truck Care locations. Love's and Speedco combined is the largest oil change, preventive maintenance and total truck care nationwide network with over 1,500 maintenance bays and 1,200 emergency roadside vehicles available for customers. Love's is committed to providing customers with "Clean Places, Friendly Faces" at every stop. To learn more, visit