Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35: I-94 to Pine County

Corridor Information

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Corridor background

I-35 runs from Duluth to the Twin Cities. At Forest Lake, the highway splits into I-35E and I-35W which serve downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul.

Current corridor characteristics


  • 2009 AADT: 14,800 – 98,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 1,850 – 6,200
  • Key Highway Connections: I-94, I-694, US-10
  • Number of lanes: 4-6

Public Transit

  • Four Park-and-Rides with a total capacity of 2,550 spaces


  • Amtrak line to Chicago
  • SOO Line to Wisconsin
  • BNSF Line to Chicago