I-35 South of Duluth

South of Duluth to White Bear Lake

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I-35 South of Duluth


Alternative Routes to Duluth


I-535 Blatnik Bridge






All projects on I-35 are finished for 2012. All lanes are open.


Trip Planning Information


Plan ahead to avoid the heaviest travel times on I-35 or use an alternative route — especially during holiday or major event weekends. 

Peak traffic levels on I-35 between the Twin Cities and Duluth typically occur between noon and 8 p.m. on Fridays and between noon and 6 p.m. on Sundays.




Logo, Words say "Do The Zipper Merge" Use both lanes, follow the signs.

Help reduce congestion by using the "Zipper Merge"

When a lane is closed in a construction zone, motorists should use both lanes of traffic until reaching the defined merge area and then alternate in "zipper" fashion into the open lane. Watch a brief video showing how the zipper merge works.



Zipper Merge benefits


Click here to learn more about Zipper Merging.