Hope (Arkansas)

Hope is a town in the Timberlands region of Arkansas. It is best known for its annual watermelon festival and for being the birthplace of former US President Bill Clinton.

Bill Clinton's birthplace
Bill Clinton's boyhood home
downtown Hope

Get in

By car

Hope is on Interstate 30, about 45 minutes east of the city of Texarkana bisected by the Arkansas/Texas border.

The nearest city of size is Shreveport, Louisiana. It is connected to Hope by Louisiana State Route 3, which becomes Arkansas State Route 29 over the border. The drive takes about 2 hours.

By air

Texarkana is the nearest city with an airport; it is served only by American Eagle with service to Dallas/Fort Worth. Shreveport has a larger airport with service by American, Delta, United, and Allegiant Air.



Go next

Routes through Hope

Dallas Texarkana  SW  NE  Little Rock St. Louis
Dallas Texarkana  W  E  Benton Little Rock
Little Rock Benton  N  S  Texarkana Dallas

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