New Ramp from I-66 East to Route 28 North Opening on or about July 8

Traffic & Construction

Lane Closures

There are no planned lane closures on Saturday, July 4, from 5 a.m. until midnight for the Independence Day holiday.  

Significant upcoming traffic impacts include:

***NOTE: The Cedar Lane bridge over I-66 closed on Friday, May 15, for six months for demolition and reconstruction. Watch an informational video, share your feedback, and learn more about construction, detours, and bus changes here.

Construction and Lane Closures

Learn about current and upcoming lane closures by clicking a marker or tab below or click to download a PDF.

Construction and Weather

Construction activities are weather dependent and subject to change. For the latest roadway conditions including active work zones and roadway incidents, visit 511Virginia.org.

I-66 at Route 29 in Gainesville

MAIN ACTIVITIES
The first 1,000 spaces are open at the University Boulevard Park and Ride lot. An additional 1,000 spaces are being built. University Boulevard is being modified for future Express Lanes access to and from the east.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 West from Route 234 Business to Route 29 (Lee Highway) Gainesville
Ongoing
Single and multi-lane closures will be implemented for extended paving operations. The HOV lane will be closed indefinitely. Between noon and 8 p.m. daily, three travel lanes will be open to all traffic. Between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. nightly, three lanes will be closed, leaving one travel lane open. Between 6 a.m. and noon daily, two lanes will be closed, leaving two travel lanes open.

I-66 at Sudley Road/Route 234

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Clearing and blasting continue to make room for future construction activities. A new bridge is being built for the ramp from I-66 West to Route 234 Business South.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 West from Route 234 Business to Route 29 Gainesville
Ongoing
Single and multi-lane closures will be implemented for extended paving operations. The HOV lane will be closed indefinitely. Between noon and 8 p.m. daily, three travel lanes will be open to traffic. Between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. nightly, three lanes will be closed, leaving one travel lane open. Between 6 a.m. and noon daily, two lanes will be closed, leaving two travel lanes open.

I-66 East from Groveton Road to Route 234 Business
Tuesday, July 7, and Wednesday, July 8: 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for overhead gantry removal. Drivers should expect periodic 20-minute stoppages between midnight and 4 a.m.

Vandor Lane from Route 234 Business to Rest Area
Ongoing, between 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Flagging operation for utility work.

I-66 West Manassas Safety Rest Area
Monday, July 6, through Sunday, July 19
The rest area will be open to passenger and other two-axle vehicles only. The parking area for trucks and other multi-axle vehicles will be closed for drainage work.

Bull Run Drive at I-66
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Flagging operation for earthwork.

I-66 at Route 28/Sully Road

MAIN ACTIVITIES
The new bridge for Route 28 North over I-66 is being constructed along with multiple ramps and flyovers at the interchange. Abutments are being built for the new bridge connecting Braddock and Walney Roads. A new E.C. Lawrence Park access road has been built. The I-66 bridges over Route 29 are being demolished and rebuilt to accommodate future Express Lanes and provide room for future mass transit and future widening of Route 29.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 East and West between Route 29 Centreville and Stringfellow Road
Route 28 North and South between Route 29 and Braddock Road

Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 11 a.m. to noon
Temporary 15-minute stoppages of traffic on I-66 East and West, and Route 28 North and South for blasting operations.

Route 28 South from Westfields Boulevard to I-66
Ongoing
Between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. nightly, two lanes will be closed for crews to implement a traffic shift and paving. Between 6 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily, one lane will be closed.

Route 28 North from I-66 to Westfields Boulevard
Ongoing
Between 8 p.m. and 4:30 a.m. nightly, two lanes will be closed for crews to implement a traffic shift and paving. Between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily, one lane will be closed.

Ramp from Route 28 South to I-66 West
Tuesday night, July 7, and Wednesday night, July 8: Midnight to 4 a.m.
The ramp will be closed. Drivers will be directed to continue farther south to Route 29 South, follow signs to I-66 West and make a left at the traffic signal to access I-66 West.

I-66 East from Route 29 Centreville to Route 28
Route 28 North from south of I-66 to Braddock Road
Ramp from I-66 East to Route 28 North

Tuesday, July 7: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Two lanes on I-66 East and one lane on Route 28 North will be closed for crews to stripe and tie in the new flyover ramp from I-66 East to Route 28 North. The current ramp from I-66 East to Route 28 North will also be closed. Traffic will be detoured farther east to Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) North, stay to the right for I-66 West, then follow signs to Route 28 North. The new flyover ramp from I-66 East to Route 28 North will open to traffic the morning of Wednesday, July 8.

Route 28 North and South between I-66 and Route 29
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
The left lane will be closed for demolition of the median barrier.

I-66 West from Stringfellow Road to Route 28
Wednesday, July 8, through Friday, July 10: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for gantry removal. Drivers should expect periodic 20-minute stoppages between midnight and 4 a.m.

I-66 at Fairfax County Parkway/Route 286

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Utility work and clearing continue for upcoming construction activities. Retaining walls and noise walls are being built.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 West from Stringfellow Road to Route 28
Wednesday, July 8, through Friday, July 10: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for gantry removal. Drivers should expect periodic 20-minute stoppages between midnight and 4 a.m.

I-66 at Route 50

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Express lanes access will be added at Route 50 to and from the east. Preparation is happening for rebuilding the Waples Mill Road bridge over I-66. Retaining walls and noise walls are being built.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
Route 50 East at I-66
Ramp from Route 50 East to I-66 East

Ongoing
The left lane will be closed for bridge abutment construction and utility work.

Ramp from I-66 West to Route 50 West
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The right lane of two will be closed for hauling materials.

I-66 West at Route 50
Continuing through Saturday, August 1
The HOV lane will be closed for bridge pier construction.

I-66 West from Jermantown Road to Route 50
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 9:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for bridge construction.

I-66 East from West Ox Road to Route 50
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for bridge construction.

I-66 East from Route 50 to Jermantown Road
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The HOV lane will be closed for bridge pier construction.

I-66 at Chain Bridge Road/Route 123

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Multiple traffic pattern changes will occur as exit ramps are moved and added to accommodate new express lanes at the Route 123 Interchange. Box culverts have been built in the interchange for the future shared use path. Retaining walls and noise walls are being built along I-66.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 West from Jermantown Road to Route 50
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 9:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for bridge construction.

I-66 East from Route 50 to Jermantown Road
Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The HOV lane will be closed for bridge pier construction.

I-66 at Nutley Street

MAIN ACTIVITIES
The Vaden Drive bridge over I-66 is being demolished and rebuilt. The new bridge is expected to open in Sept. 2020. Work will begin on the new Nutley Street Interchange in 2020.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
Cedar Lane between Hilltop Drive and Cottage Street
Ongoing through November
Cedar Lane over I-66 will be closed for demolition and reconstruction of the bridge.

Ramp from I-66 West to Nutley Street North
Wednesday, July 8, and Thursday, July 9: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The ramp will be closed for overhead utility relocation. Traffic will be directed to continue farther west on the collector-distributor road to the exit for Vienna/Fairfax/GMU Station. At the top of the ramp, drivers should stay to the right for Country Creek Road, continue straight as the road becomes Virginia Center Boulevard, then turn left at the traffic signal on northbound Nutley Street.

I-66 West from I-495 to west of Vaden Drive
Monday, July 6, through Thursday, July 9: 9:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
Friday, July 10: 9:30 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-66 West will be reduced to one travel lane for bridge pier construction at Cedar Lane, and bridge beam installation at Vaden Drive near the Vienna Metrorail Station. Drivers should expect periodic 30-minute stoppages nightly at Vaden Drive for crews to lift bridge beams into place.

I-66 at I-495/Capital Beltway

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Bridge piers are being built for new ramps that will connect the new express lanes with I-495 general purpose and express lanes. A new pier and abutments are being built for the new Gallows Road bridge.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 West from I-495 to west of Vaden Drive
Monday, July 6, through Thursday, July 9: 9:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
Friday, July 10: 9:30 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-66 West will be reduced to one travel lane for bridge pier construction at Cedar Lane, and bridge beam installation at Vaden Drive near the Vienna Metrorail Station. Drivers should expect periodic 30-minute stoppages nightly at Vaden Drive for crews to lift bridge beams into place.

Ramp from I-66 East to I-495 North
Continuing through Monday, July 13
The right lane of two will be closed for bridge pier construction.

I-66 West from Route 7 to I-495
Ramp from I-66 West to I-495 South General Purpose and 495 Express Lanes South

Thursday, July 9, through Saturday, July 11: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
I-66 West will be reduced to one travel lane for crews to implement a traffic shift. The ramp from westbound I-66 to the southbound I-495 general purpose lanes and the 495 Express Lanes South will also be closed. Traffic will be directed to continue farther west to Nutley Street South, stay to the left and turn left at the traffic signal to I-66 East, then follow signs to the I-495 South General Purpose lanes or the 495 Express Lanes South.

    

Current Traffic Conditions

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Interested in alternatives to driving alone? Check out Commuter Options on I-66.