Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-694: Woodbury to Brooklyn Center

Corridor information

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Corridor background

The corridor serves as the northern bypass for the Metro area. The corridor runs from I-94 in Woodbury to I-94 in Brooklyn Center. The corridor serves the cities of Oakdale, Maplewood, Vadnais Heights, Shoreview, New Brighton.

Current corridor characteristics


  • 2009 AADT: 66,000 – 155,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 5,100 – 11,400
  • Number of lanes: 4 - 6
  • Key highway connections: I-35E, I-35W, I-494, I-94, MN-36

Public Transit

  • Northstar Commuter Rail
  • One park and ride with a capacity of 60 spaces.


  • Gateway State Trail


  • BNSF line (Twin Cities to North Dakota)
  • UP line to Hudson