Love’s Travel Stops opens locations in Louisiana, Texas

Adds combined 127 truck parking spaces, 130 jobs in Mansfield, Harlingen

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 20, 2023 – Love’s Travel Stops is now serving customers in Mansfield, Louisiana, and Harlingen, Texas, with new locations that opened today. The location in Mansfield, located off Interstate 49 at exit 172, adds 80 jobs and 67 truck parking spaces to DeSoto Parish. The location in Harlingen, along I-69E at exit 30, adds 50 jobs and 62 truck parking spaces to Cameron County.

“In adding a 19th location in Louisiana, and a 79th in Texas, Love’s is strengthening our commitment to bringing Highway Hospitality to well-traveled roads where customers need fast, friendly service,” said Shane Wharton, president of Love’s. “These new locations will give our customers the amenities they want in the safe, clean environments they expect from Love’s.”


The locations are open 24/7 and offer bean-to-cup gourmet coffee, brand-name snacks, Love’s Mobile to Go Zone with today's latest technologies and a dog park. The locations also include: 


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Mansfield, Louisiana

  • More than 12,000 square feet.
  • Godfather's Pizza and Subway (opening April 24).
  • 67 truck parking spaces.
  • 62 car parking spaces.
  • 21 RV Hookups (opening soon).
  • Five diesel bays.
  • Six showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • CAT scale.

Harlingen, Texas

  • More than 9,400 square feet.
  • Godfather's Pizza (opening April 24).
  • 60 truck parking spaces.
  • 48 car parking spaces.
  • Four RV parking spaces.
  • Five diesel bays.
  • Four showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • CAT scale.

In honor of the grand openings, Love’s will donate $2,000 to the Mansfield High School athletics department and $1,000 each to Harlingen High School and the City of Combes, Texas.

About Love’s Travel Stops

Love’s Travel Stops is the nation’s leading travel stop network with more than 610 Love’s locations in 42 states and 22 EZ GO locations. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 39,000 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 430 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 or follow the company on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter.