I-77 Drive for Community

Through public voting, the annual I-77 Drive for Community gives local nonprofits a chance to win as much as $10,000 to support their causes.

See the 2021 winner and learn more

Extended Vehicles Welcome

Individuals and businesses now have greater access to a reliable drive time. New guidelines now allow vehicles and certain types of trailers that are more than 22 feet in length to access the express lanes.

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Take a Virtual Ride on I-77 Express

See how I-77 Express can get you more time in your day, so you can spend less time sitting in traffic.

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Toll Rates

Get the latest information about how toll rates are applied to I-77 Express.

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Occupancy Detection System

The system helps ensure the I-77 Express HOV3+ discount is fairly applied.

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I-77 Express' Local Investment


Invested in the 26-mile corridor


Employed throughout the project


Worked within the project

Plan Your Trip

We can provide you directions, detailed entry-point and exit-point maps, and an estimated price to get you there on time.

I-77 Express Map

New to the Lanes?

Using I-77 Express is simple and convenient.
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Using the lanes

Our Latest Tweets

  • Expect a one-lane moving closure between MM11 in Charlotte and Exit 35 in Mooresville on #I77 NB and SB from 9pm to 6am. #clttrafficMay 25
  • Due to a vehicle incident on southbound #I77 near Exit 4 (Nations Ford Road), all southbound I-77 traffic is being detoured onto Exit 5 (Tyvola Road). If possible, choose an alternate route. #clttrafficMay 25
  • Dynamic pricing is not a fad. It's the smart answer to accommodating more traffic...not just building more lanes to get clogged as fast as they're built. Dynamic pricing is the future of better highway travel, and here's why: https://t.co/gplFleawJ1 #I77 #clttraffic @ENRnewsMay 24
  • Expect one northbound express lane closed near Exit 16 in Charlotte on #I77 from 9pm to 6am. #clttrafficMay 24
  • New data shows #I77 Express has helped reduce travel times for all drivers on I-77 between Uptown Charlotte and Mooresville, despite a big increase in traffic. 🚗 Check out the link to see how much time is being saved. #clttraffic https://t.co/Vj4JFbsW9SMay 24
  • We recently published some great findings in the @CBJnewsroom concerning #I77 Express' impact on local traffic. Take a look here: https://t.co/0DxyVFgriv #clttraffic #expresslanes #managedlanes https://t.co/pGmmz9qNVAMay 23