SD Coffee Cup is now a TA Express with 80 truck parking spots


TravelCenters of America Inc. opened a new TA Express in Summit, South Dakota.

Formerly a Coffee Cup Fuel Stop, the newly-rebranded TA Express is located on Interstate 29, Exit 207, at 45789 U.S. Highway 12. This is the third Coffee Cup to convert to a TA Express this year through a franchise agreement with Heinz, Inc.

Amenities at the newest TA Express include:

  • 10 diesel lanes, all including DEF
  • 6 fueling positions
  • 80 truck parking spaces
  • 3 private showers
  • CAT Scale
  • Travel store
  • Pizza Hut Express
  • Cinnabon
  • Caribou Coffee
  • Subway
  • Gaming room
  • Laundry room
  • Transflo scanning

The TA Express in Summit is the second TA location in South Dakota and grows the company’s total nationwide network of travel centers to 261.

TA and Heinz Inc. signed an agreement in February to convert four Coffee Cup Fuel Stops to TA Express sites in 12 months. The first opened in April in Steele, North Dakota, a second opened in September in Hot Springs, South Dakota and the fourth is planned for early next year in Vermillion, South Dakota.

Heinz, Inc. also plans to build two new TA Express travel centers, in Rapid City and Sioux Falls, South Dakota in the coming years.

The company also opened a Boston Market restaurant in its Lafayette, Louisiana, location off Interstate 10. The restaurant is open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.