Press Releases

Press contact: Mike McGurk

Nov 17, 2017
495 Express Lanes have created faster, more reliable travel for all travelers using the Beltway, including first responders, buses, carpoolers and travelers on regular lanes.
Nov 16, 2017

Traveling on I-95 to visit friends or family for Thanksgiving? Get the reversal schedule on the 95 Express Lanes and other travel tips. 

Nov 1, 2017

Tammie B. from Alexandria will enjoy a year of free travel on the Express Lanes

Oct 23, 2017

New two-mile expansion adds new Express Lanes entrance and exit ramps south of Exit 143 at Garrisonville Road

Sep 8, 2017

Today Transurban, operator of the 495 and 95 Express Lanes, announced the launch of its “Go the Billionth Mile” contest.  Between September 8 and September 23, Transurban anticipates that someone will drive the billionth mile on the Express Lanes*.  

Aug 29, 2017

Morning weekday reversals to start at 11 a.m. again after Labor Day

Jul 21, 2017

Authorization to begin testing connected vehicles and vehicle automation technologies on the 495 and 95 Express Lanes was approved earlier this week by the Commonwealth Transportation Board.

May 23, 2017

Drivers advised to avoid peak getaway periods and expect changes to the reversal schedule