KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pilot Flying J has opened a Flying J Travel Center in Jurupa Valley, California.
The Flying J Travel Center features full amenities for area residents and the traveling public, while adding approximately 50 local jobs and other economic benefits to the community.
“We’re committed to making a better day for people living, working and traveling through Jurupa Valley county and across the nation,” said Ken Parent, president of Pilot Flying J. “We continue to invest in new locations to bring convenience, quality, great food and amenities to those who are traveling the roadways.”
In honor of Pilot Flying J’s history of giving back and commitment to fueling life’s journeys, the company is donating $5,000 to benefit the Jurupa Unified School District career technical education programs.
“Pilot Flying J is honored to be a part of the Jurupa Valley community and to contribute to the local school district,” said Jason Herriott, travel center general manager for Pilot Flying J. “Our friendly team members look forward to serving our guests and providing a clean, all-in-one fuel stop with a variety of food, drinks, supplies and amenities.”
The Jurupa Valley Flying J Travel Center offers many amenities, including:
- 16 gasoline fueling positions and 12 diesel lanes with high-speed pumps
- Fresh-made pizza and grab-and-go food offerings prepared on site daily, including salads, sandwiches, burgers, fruit cups and an array of hot and cold snacks
- Pilot’s Best Gourmet Coffees, including bean-to-cup selections and cold brew
- Wendy’s with drive-thru
- 9 showers
- 107 truck parking spots and 22 bobtail parking spots
- 2 ATM’s
- Western Union
- Everyday products for quick shopping needs
The new facility at 11053 Riverside Drive will be Pilot Flying J’s 26th location in California, including travel centers and dealer locations. It is expected to contribute $5.1 million annually in state and local tax revenues.
Guests can find nearby locations, plan stops for a road trip and save money at Pilot and Flying J locations with the Pilot Flying J app, including a 3-cent gas or auto diesel discount and exclusive offers on popular food and beverages.
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