You have places to be. The Express Lanes will help get you there faster with quick, simple and predictable travel along 495 and 95 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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Win free travel with the 395 Express Lanes: Get Going Giveaway

The 395 Express Lanes big opening will mark the third addition to the Express Lanes family. And because all good things come in 3’s, we’re celebrating with free travel giveaways on the Express Lanes. It’s called the 395 Express Lanes: Get Going Giveaway and we’re offering drivers 3 chances to win 1 of 3 prizes - hop over to our customer rewards page to enter.

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Recent news

December 18, 2019

Toll revenue from the 395 Express Lanes to support mass transit and multimodal improvements in Northern Virginia

$18.9 million from future 395 Express Lanes toll revenue has been earmarked for mass transit and multimodal improvements. 10 projects will benefit from this first round of funding, which will help save commuters close to 89,000 hours of travel each year.Read more

October 17, 2019

395 Express Lanes testing: Friday, October 18-Saturday, October 19

Drivers can expect to see testing on the soon-to-open 395 Express Lanes starting this Friday night and into Saturday. The testing will affect the 95 Express Lanes which will also be closed.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