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.

Marylanders, we’re with you on the road ahead

"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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New travel options, more time for you

We need your help to extend the 495 Express Lanes 2 miles north and add new connections to the Dulles Toll Road and George Washington Parkway. With a couple of clicks, you can tell local officials you want the option to save even more time on I-495.
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Recent news

March 1, 2021

95 Lane Closure Content – Week of March 1

There will be daytime and overnight closures on I-95 southbound and northbound. There will also be daytime closures on Hospital Center Boulevard and Old Courthouse Road.Read more

February 23, 2021

495 Express Lanes closure and detour week of February 22

There will be an overnight closure this week for the I-66 westbound ramp on both the northbound and southbound 495 Express Lanes.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