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.

Put your willpower in drive

Willpower. We use it all the time to make better decisions, be healthier and improve our wellbeing. But there’s another place we could all use more of it –behind the wheel (& especially in construction zones). Get tips for how you can use your willpower to ditch the distractions and keep your focus on driving
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Marylanders, our journey's just getting started

"We are honored to be the preferred developer for the American Legion Bridge I-270 to I-70 Relief Plan. There’s much work ahead but we commit to a collaborative and flexible approach with all Maryland stakeholders, including residents, commuters, and business leaders.” - Pierce Coffee, President of Transurban North America, operator of Virginia’s 495/95/395 Express Lanes
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Supporting communities with our grant program

The Express Lanes community grant programs offer funds to local organizations that support those in need and make our region a great place to live.


 

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Recent news

July 19, 2021

95 Lane Closure Content – Week of July 19

There will be overnight lane closures on I-95 NB and SB. There will be a daytime single lane closure at Hospital Center Boulevard.Read more

July 12, 2021

Closure at the 495 Express Lanes and I-66 Interchange: July 12-July 14

There will be a complete ramp closure from I-66 EB to the 495 Express Lanes. There will also be a complete ramp closure from the NB 495 Express Lanes to I-66 WB.Read more

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
  • See live advisory signs on the Lanes for any travel updates
  • Learn the rules of the road to safely use the Express Lanes
  • Get tips for using E-ZPass® and E-ZPass® Flex