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.

Paving the way for the 395 Express Lanes

There’s a lot in motion as we prepare to open the 395 Express Lanes in fall 2019. More free-flowing miles means more travel options for our drivers heading to and from Washington, D.C.

Learn about the project

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.

Apply for a grant

Recent news

May 22, 2019

New and improved Pentagon South Parking Lot

An improved Pentagon South Parking Lot opens soon. Improvements include new bus-only travel lanes and reconfigured HOV/commuter and slug lanes that were designed to help traffic flow, connectivity and safety.Read more

May 21, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend 2019 travel tips

Use the Express Lanes to get to your holiday destination even quicker. The 95 Express Lanes summer reversal schedule starts over the holiday weekend and goes until Labor Day.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