Interstate 605

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Interstate 605 marker

Interstate 605
San Gabriel River Freeway
I-605 highlighted in red
Route information
Auxiliary route of I-5
Defined by S&HC § 619
Maintained by Caltrans
Length27.40 mi[2] (44.10 km)
History1940s as a state highway, 1964 as a number[1]
Major junctions
South end I-405 / SR 22 in Seal Beach
 
North end I-210 / Huntington Dr. in Duarte
Location
CountiesOrange, Los Angeles
Highway system
I-580I-680

Interstate 605 (I-605), also called the San Gabriel River Freeway, is an Interstate Highway in the Orange and Los Angeles counties of California. It is a spur route of the Interstate 5. It goes from the Interstate 405 in Seal Beach north to the Interstate 210 in Duarte. It runs next to the San Gabriel River for most of its route. The Interstate is about 27 miles (43 km) long.[3]

Exits[change | change source]

CountyLocationmi[4][5]kmExit[4]DestinationsNotes
OrangeSeal Beach0.000.001A SR 22 west (7th Street) – Long BeachSouthern terminus; SR 22 exit 2
0.410.661B I-405 south (San Diego Freeway) / SR 22 east (Garden Grove Freeway) – Garden GroveSouthbound exit and northbound entrance; former SR 7 south; I-405 north exit 24
I-405 south / SR 22 eastHOV access only; southbound exit and northbound entrance
1C I-405 north (San Diego Freeway) – Santa MonicaSigned as exit 1A northbound; former SR 7 north; I-405 south exit 24A
Los Alamitos1.412.271DKatella Avenue / Willow Street – Los AlamitosSigned as exit 1B northbound; Willow St. not signed southbound
Coyote Creek1.602.57Bridge
Los AngelesLong Beach1.692.722AWillow StreetSouthbound exit only
1.933.112BSpring Street / Cerritos AvenueSouthbound exit and northbound entrance
Long BeachLakewood line3.385.443Carson Street / Lincoln Avenue – Hawaiian GardensFormer US 91 and SR 18
LakewoodCerritos line4.517.265ADel Amo Boulevard – Lakewood
Cerritos5.398.675BSouth Street
6.6910.777A SR 91 (Artesia Freeway) – Beach Cities, Riverside
CerritosNorwalk line7.4511.997BAlondra Boulevard
Norwalk8.5013.689ARosecrans Avenue
9.2914.959B I-105 west (Century Freeway) – El SegundoI-105 east exits 18A-B
9.2914.959CImperial HighwaySigned as exit 9B southbound; former SR 90
9.5315.3410Firestone BoulevardFormer SR 42
Downey11.2518.1111Florence Avenue – Downey
DowneySanta Fe Springs line11.2518.1111 I-5 (Santa Ana Freeway) – Los Angeles, Santa AnaFormer US 101 Byp. south; I-5 exit 124
Santa Fe Springs11.8919.1412Telegraph Road – Santa Fe SpringsFormer US 101 Byp. north; former SR 26
West Whittier-Los Nietos13.1821.2113Slauson Avenue
13.6922.0314Washington Boulevard – Pico RiveraSigned as exits 14A (west) and 14B (east) southbound
West Whittier-Los NietosWhittier line15.2124.4815 SR 72 (Whittier Boulevard) – WhittierFormer US 101
WhittierPico Rivera line16.0525.8316Beverly BoulevardSouthbound access to Beverly Blvd. west is via exit 17
Pico RiveraIndustry line17.2127.7017Rose Hills Road
Industry18.2929.4318Peck Road
IndustryAvocado Heights line19.0530.6619 SR 60 (Pomona Freeway) – Los Angeles, PomonaSR 60 exit 12
21.0333.8421Valley Boulevard – IndustryFormer US 60 and SR 212
Baldwin Park21.8335.1322 I-10 (San Bernardino Freeway) – Los Angeles, San BernardinoFormer US 99 / US 70 / US 60; I-10 east exits 31A-B, west exit 31A
Baldwin ParkIrwindale line22.7136.5523Ramona Boulevard – Baldwin Park, El MonteFormer US 99
Irwindale23.7938.2924Lower Azusa Road / Los Angeles Street
25.1640.4925Live Oak Avenue – IrwindaleNorthbound exit and southbound entrance
26.6042.8126Arrow HighwaySouthbound exit and northbound entrance
27.4044.1027 I-210 (Foothill Freeway) – Pasadena, San BernardinoUnsigned exits 27A (east) and 27B (west); I-210 east exit 36A, west exit 36B
Duarte27.5444.3227CHuntington Drive (Historic US 66) – DuarteNorthern terminus; at-grade intersection; former US 66; road continues as Mount Olive Drive
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[change | change source]

  1. "Los Angeles Highways". Scvresources.com. Archived from the original on November 15, 2011. Retrieved January 26, 2013.
  2. "Route Log and Finder List - Interstate System: Table 2". FHWA. Retrieved October 7, 2007.
  3. Federal Highway Administration (March 25, 2015). National Highway System: Los Angeles, CA (PDF) (Map). Scale not given. Washington, DC: Federal Highway Administration. Retrieved July 29, 2017.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Warring, KS (April 18, 2008). "Interstate 605 Freeway Interchanges" (PDF). California Numbered Exit Uniform System. California Department of Transportation. Retrieved September 1, 2014.
  5. "California Log of Bridges on State Highways: District 12" (PDF). Caltrans. California Department of Transportation. October 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 20, 2007. Retrieved September 19, 2019.