Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

US-169: LeSueur County to I-394

Corridor information

Orange barrels on a highway

Corridor background

US-169 is an important North-South Connection for the Southwestern suburbs. US-169 runs south along the Minnesota River to Mankato. The corridor includes MN-41 from US-169 to US-212.

Current corridor characteristics


  • 2009 AADT: 14,800 – 98,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 1,850 – 6,200
  • Number of lanes: 4
  • Key highway connections: I-394, I-494, MN-62

Public Transit

  • Four park and rides with a capacity of 700 spaces


  • Union Pacific railroad connection to Savage port