Interstate 35

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Interstate 35 marker

Interstate 35

Route information
Length1,569.06 mi[1] (2,525.16 km)
HistoryCompleted in 1982[2]
Major junctions
South end US 83 in Laredo, TX
Major intersections
North end MN 61 in Duluth, MN
CountryUnited States
StatesTexas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota
Highway system

Interstate 35 is an Interstate Highway in the United States. It goes from Laredo, Texas at the Mexico border north to Duluth, Minnesota. The route is 1,568.38 miles (2,524.06 km) long.[1]

In June 2015, the highway was closed because of high water and a rock slide caused by Tropical Storm Bill. On June 18, the southbound lanes opened. It was not known when the northbound lanes would open.[3]

Route description[change | change source]

Kansas[change | change source]

A view from the I-35 part of the Kansas Turnpike, between mileposts 29 and 30.

Between the Oklahoma border and Emporia, I-35 is part of the Kansas Turnpike. This part of the interstate goes through Wichita and goes through the Flint Hills area. At Emporia, I-35 separates itself into a new road. This free part of I-35 goes through Ottawa before entering the Kansas City Metropolitan Area, where it goes through Johnson County, and Kansas City, Kansas.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Staff (October 31, 2002). "Table 1: Main Routes of the Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways as of October 31, 2002". Route Log and Finder List. Federal Highway Administration. Retrieved March 28, 2007.
  2. Gyure, Joseph. "Interstate 35 dramatically changed Waco's face". Waco Tribune-Herald. Archived from the original on January 12, 2006. Retrieved January 10, 2006.
  3. "Portion of Highway Between Dallas-Fort Worth and Oklahoma City Closes Indefinitely". 2015-06-18. Retrieved 2015-06-18.

Other websites[change | change source]

Route map:

KML is from Wikidata

KML is from Wikidata