You have places to be. The Express Lanes will help get you there faster with quick, simple and predictable travel along 495, 95 and 395 in Northern Virginia. Grab your E-ZPass®, buckle up and enjoy riding in the fast lanes.

Going from I-66 east to the 495 Express Lanes

To get on the 495 Express Lanes from I-66 eastbound, you first have to enter the 66 Express Lanes. Follow signs that say ""TOLL, EXPRESS LANES ENTRANCE" and take the ramp on the right about 1 mile after Nutley Street. 


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Heads up, 7 feet up

Vehicles over 7 feet tall now pay 3x the current toll.
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Easy travel with the Express Lanes app

Take a few seconds to download the Express Lanes mobile app to get even more time back for yourself. From completing on-the-go payments to planning your trip, the Express Lanes mobile app places convenience in your hands. Use the app before you start driving to:

  • Check out real-time toll prices
  • View live traffic camera feeds
  • Find entries and exits along your preferred Express Lanes route
  • Learn the rules of the road to safely use the Express Lanes