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.

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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395 Express Lanes now open

395 Express Lanes are now open! Make sure you have your E-ZPass and look out for new traffic patterns when exiting to Eads St. and the Pentagon. 

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Recent news

December 9, 2019

395 Lane Closure Content – Week of December 9

Weather permitting, there are upcoming daytime and nighttime closures on the I-395regular lanes this week. Look out for detours and drive safely.Read more

December 5, 2019

495 Express Lanes Northern Extension (NEXT) - register to participate in RFQ

The 495 Express Lanes will be extended 2 miles north toward the American Legion Bridge and provide new connections to the Dulles Toll Road and George Washington Memorial Parkway. Learn more about procurement for the project here.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