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Interstate 64 in Indiana

Interstate 64 marker

Interstate 64
Route information
Maintained by INDOT
Length: 123.33 mi[1] (198.48 km)
Existed: 1956 – present
Major junctions
West end: I-64 at Illinois state line
  I-69 / SR 57 near Elberfeld
I-265 / SR 62 in New Albany
East end: I‑64 at Kentucky state line
Highway system
  • Indiana State Roads
SR 63 SR 64

Interstate 64 (I-64) in the U.S. state of Indiana is a major east–west highway providing access between Illinois and Kentucky. It passes through Indiana as part of its connection between the two metropolitan areas of St Louis, Missouri, and Louisville, Kentucky.

Contents

  • Route description 1
  • History 2
  • Exit list 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Route description

I-64 has a route mostly through the state travels through rural areas, but the final portion of the route is encompassed by the Louisville metropolitan area. The highway enters Indiana after crossing the Wabash River from Illinois. It passes through Posey and Vanderburgh counties, where it connects with U.S. Highway 41 (US 41), and I-69/I-164, which travels to Evansville. Continuing eastward, I-64 passes through Warrick County before straddling the SpencerDubois county line, which is also the boundary between the Central and the Eastern time zones.[2] It continues through Perry County, before crossing into Crawford County and the Eastern Time Zone. This portion also travels through Hoosier National Forest. Beyond the forest, the interstate travels through Harrison and Floyd counties before crossing the Sherman Minton Bridge over the Ohio River into Louisville, Kentucky.

History

I-64 was built across the eastern U.S. between St. Louis and the

Interstate 64
Previous state:
Illinois
Indiana Next state:
Kentucky
  • Indiana Highway Ends: Interstate 64

External links

  1. ^ Adderly, Kevin (January 15, 2014). "Table 1: Main Routes of the Dwight D. Eisenhower National System Of Interstate and Defense Highways as of December 31, 2013". Route Log and Finder List.  
  2. ^ Indiana Department of Transportation (PDF). Indiana Roadway Map 2014 (Map). http://www.state.in.us/indot/files/Maps_StateMapFront.pdf. Retrieved August 2, 2014.
  3. ^ a b "Interstate 64". AARoads. 2014. Retrieved August 2, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Sherman Minton Bridge Shut Down: Cracks Found in Bridge". Louisville, KY:  
  5. ^ "Sherman Minton Bridge Open". Louisville, KY: WDRB-TV. February 18, 2012. Retrieved August 2, 2014. 
  6. ^ 8664 Overview Presentation (Flash video). Louisville, KY: 8664.org. 2009. Retrieved August 2, 2014. 
  7. ^ Staff. "I-64 from Griffin to New Albany". Interchange Book. Indiana Department of Transportation. Retrieved August 2, 2014. 
  8. ^ Google Inc. "Overview Map of Interstate 64 in Indiana". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. https://www.google.com/maps/dir/38.2284339,-87.9849328/38.2804241,-85.8241412/@38.4773342,-87.1957818,9z/data=!4m3!4m2!1m0!1m0. Retrieved August 2, 2014.
  9. ^ http://www.tristatehomepage.com/story/d/story/i-164-being-renamed/31484/MqM615Lb3EmK4bferXUQNw

References

See also

County Location[7] Mile[8] km Exit Destinations[3] Notes
Wabash River 0.0 0.0 I-64 west continues into Illinois
Posey Griffin 4.3 6.9 4 SR 69 south – New Harmony, Mount Vernon, Griffin Northern terminus of SR 69
Poseyville 11.9 19.2 12 SR 165 – Poseyville
PoseyVanderburgh county line Cynthiana 17.6 28.3 18 SR 65 – Cynthiana, Evansville
GibsonVanderburgh county line   24.9 40.1 25 US 41 – Evansville, Terre Haute Signed as 25A (south) and 25B (north)
Gibson-Vanderburgh-Warrick county line tri-point Elberfeld 29.4 47.3 29 I-69 north / I-164 south / SR 57 – Petersburg, Evansville, Henderson, KY Signed as exits 29A (south) and 29B (north); Termini of I-69. Note: By November 30, 2015, the route will be signed entirely as I-69 in the area. [9]
Warrick Lynnville 39.3 63.2 39 SR 61 – Lynnville, Boonville
Holland 53.5 86.1 54 SR 161 – Holland, Tennyson
Spencer Dale 56.4 90.8 57 US 231 – Dale, Huntingburg, Jasper Signed as exits 57A (south) and 57B (north)
57 US 231 Obliterated 2011 when new alignment of US 231 was built
DuboisSpencer county line Ferdinand 62.9 101.2 63 SR 162 – Ferdinand, Jasper, Santa Claus
Perry Birdseye 72.2 116.2 72 SR 145 – Birdseye, Bristow
Doolittle MillsSt. Croix community line 78.4 126.2 79 SR 37 – Tell City
Crawford Sulphur 85.7 137.9 86 SR 237 north – English, Sulphur
Wyandotte 92.0 148.1 92 SR 66 – Marengo, Leavenworth
Harrison Corydon 105.3 169.5 105 SR 135 – Palmyra, Corydon
Lanesville 112.5 181.1 113 Lanesville
Floyd Georgetown, Floyd County 117.8 189.6 118 Georgetown, Floyd County Western end of SR 62 overlap; eastern terminus of SR 64
Clarksville 119.4 192.2 119 US 150 west – Greenville Western end of US 150 concurrency
121.5 195.5 121 I-265 east / SR 62 east to I-65 Eastern end of SR 62 concurrency
123.3 198.4 123 New Albany
Ohio River 123.33 198.48 Sherman Minton Bridge
I‑64 east / US 150 east continues into Kentucky
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Exit list

[6]

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