Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35E: I-35W to I-94 (south metro)

Corridor Information

Orange barrels on a highway

Corridor background

I-35E is an important commuting corridor connecting the suburbs of Dakota County to downtown St. Paul.

Current corridor characteristics

Highway

  • 2009 AADT: 53,000 – 106,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 700 – 5,500
  • Number of lanes: 4 - 8
  • Key highway connections: I-35, I-494, I-94, MN-77

Public Transit

  • Transit Centers: Eagan Transit Center
  • Two Park and Ride lots with a capacity of 1,046 parking spaces

Rail

  • Union Pacific railroad connection to Savage port