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  • Road Construction Project Updates

Traffic impacts anticipated to begin April 8

Plan ahead if traveling to, from, or around the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport in 2020. Improvements starting in April will affect Highway 5 (between 494 and Highway 62) and will have closures and detours from April through October. Check MnDOT's Highway 5 and I-494 traffic impact maps.

Eastbound I-494 Weekend Closures Information
Westbound Highway 5 Closure & Detour Map
Westbound Ramp Closure Map


* Road construction that changes how you get to and from MSP Airport
* A full construction season of Highway 5 closures
* Detours that will add time to your trip, even if there are fewer vehicles on the road
* Bridge and ramp work that impacts the routes where Highways 5/55/62 meet
* Additional bridge and ramp work east of MSP Airport at 494/35E
* At this time, there is not a designated hotel shuttle detour route due to the low traffic levels

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westbound highway 5 closure mapClick to explore map. Select Mid August - Fall 2020.


April - Mid July 2020 (reopens Friday, August 14)
Eastbound Hwy 5 is closed between 494 and Hwy 55/62.

Mid August - Fall 2020
Westbound Hwy 5 is closed between Hwy 62/55 to Terminal 1.

Eastbound 494 weekend closures
9 p.m. Friday, August 14 through 5 a.m. Monday, August 17.
9 p.m. Friday, August 21 through 5 a.m. Monday, August 24.

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