Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 5 Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport

Minneapolis, St. Paul

About this project

Hwy 5 Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport project area location map

Hwy 5 Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport project area location map.

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Summary of work

  • Resurface Hwy 5
  • Repair ramps to and from Hwy 62, Bloomington Rd. and the Minneapolis  – St. Paul International Airport entrance
  • Repair ramps to I-494
  • Repair 12 bridges
  • Repair drainage

Traffic impacts

Upcoming

Information about upcoming traffic impacts will be posted as details become available. Expect lane, road and ramp closures with detours. Motorists should plan ahead and allow plenty of additional time to reach their destination, especially those headed to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. This includes those using shuttles, rideshares, taxis. All traffic impacts are tentative and weather dependent.

Note: All businesses and residences will remain accessible throughout the project.

Road closures

April through August 2020
  • EB Hwy 5 is closed between I-494 and the Mississippi River
    • Detour to airport: NB Hwy 77 to EB Hwy 62 to WB Hwy 5
    • Detour to St. Paul: NB Hwy 77 to EB Hwy 62 to EB Hwy 5
August through October 2020
  • WB Hwy 5 is closed between the Mississippi River and I-494
    • Detour to airport: WB Hwy 62 to SB Hwy 77 to EB Hwy 5
    • Detour to westbound Hwy 5/I-494: WB Hwy 62 to SB Hwy 77 to WB I-494