Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-94: Wisconsin to I-35E

Corridor information

Orange barrels on a highway

Corridor background

The corridor runs 16 miles between downtown St. Paul and the Wisconsin state border. The corridor serves as an important East-West connection for the Metro area, serving the communities of Saint Paul, Maplewood, Oakdale, Woodbury, Lake Elmo, Afton, and Lakeland.

Current corridor characteristics


  • 2009 AADT: 79,000 – 153,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 4,100 – 9,900
  • Number of lanes: 6-8
  • Key highway connections: I-35E, I-494, US-61

Public Transit

  • One Park-and-Ride lot with a capacity of 400 spaces


  • Amtrak line to Chicago
  • BNSF line