NTE TEXpress Lanes Entrance Ramp Maps

Before you use the NTE TEXpress Lanes for the very first time, take a moment to study the 14 entrance ramps on the Northeast Loop 820 and Airport Freeway corridor. Two of four entrance ramps are currently open on Phase 1 of the NTE TEXpress Lanes located on I-35W (no map is available for the Temporary US 287 South Entrance). Below the corridor map are individual diagrams of all the NTE TEXpress Lanes entrance ramps. The entrance maps are arranged:

  • West to east along the Northeast Loop 820 and Airport Freeway corridor: From I-35W (North Freeway) on I-820 (Northeast Loop) to Industrial Boulevard on SH-121 / 183 (Airport Freeway). Driving videos are also available for each entrance.
  • North to south on Phase 1 of the I-35W corridor: From US 287 to I-820.

Tip: Click on a map to review all of the maps individually or to print them out. To view or download a PDF of the NTE TEXpress Lanes corridor map, click here.

Note: Maps are not to scale or exact representations. Some details are exaggerated to show the relationships between roadways and connections.

NTE TEXpress Lanes Corridor Map

I-35W South Entrance, Exit 57C (Northeast Loop 820 & Airport Fwy Access) Download

The I-35W South Entrance (Exit 57C) is on the southbound I-35W North Freeway general highway lanes. The ramp to this entrance is located on the left, just past Western Center Boulevard. You can then access the following:

  • I-820 Northeast Loop
  • SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway 
  • US 377 / Denton Highway
  • SH-26
  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport north entrance)
  • Industrial Boulevard

To view the video tutorial for the I-35W South Entrance (Exit 57C) ramp, click here.

I-35W South Entrance, Exit 57C

I-35W North Entrance, Exit 56B (Northeast Loop 820 & Airport Fwy Access) Download

The I-35W North Entrance (Exit 56B) is on the northbound I-35W North Freeway general highway lanes. The on-ramp is located on the left, just past Meacham Boulevard. You can then access the following:

  • I-820 Northeast Loop
  • SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway
  • US 377 / Denton Highway
  • SH-26
  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport north entrance)
  • Industrial Boulevard

To view the video tutorial for the I-35W North Entrance, Exit 56B ramp, click here.

I-35W North Entrance, Exit 56B

I-820 East Entrance (Northeast Loop 820 & Airport Fwy Access) Download

The I-820 East Entrance is on the eastbound I-820 Northeast Loop general highway lanes. The on-ramp is located on the left, just at Riverside Drive. You can then access the following:

  • I-820 Northeast Loop
  • SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway (towards Irving)
  • US 377 / Denton Highway
  • SH-26
  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport)
  • Industrial Boulevard
I-820 East Entrance

US 377 / Denton Hwy West Entrance (WB I-820 / NE Loop 820 & 35W Access) Download

The US 377 / Denton Highway West Entrance is on the westbound I-820 Northeast Loop frontage road. The on-ramp is located on the left, just past Haltom Road. You can then access the following:

  • I-820 Northeast Loop (heading west)
  • I-35W North Freeway northbound (towards Texas Motor Speedway)
  • I-35W North Freeway southbound (towards downtown Fort Worth)

To view the video tutorial for the US 377 / Denton Highway West Entrance ramp, click here.

US 377 / Denton Highway West Entrance

US 377 / Denton Hwy E Entrance (EB I-820 / NE Loop 820 & Airport Fwy Access) Download

The US 377 / Denton Highway East Entrance is on the eastbound I-820 Northeast Loop frontage road. The ramp to this entrance is located on the left, just past US 377 / Denton Highway. You can then access the following exits on the NTE TEXpress Lanes:

  • I-820 Northeast Loop general highway lanes (heading east and south)
  • SH-26 Exit, the first available exit, for SH-26, SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway South general highway lanes
  • Airport Freeway South Exit 
  • SH-121 North Exit towards Southlake, Grapevine and the north entrance of D/FW International Airport 
  • Industrial Boulevard Exit for Industrial Boulevard
  • SH-183 East Exit for the general highway lanes and access to Irving, the south entrance to D/FW International Airport and Dallas

Note: Map is not to scale or an exact representation. Some details are exaggerated to show the relationships between roadways and connections.

To view the video tutorial for the US 377 / Denton Highway East Entrance ramp, click here.

 

US 377 / Denton Highway East Entrance

Iron Horse Blvd East Entrance (EB I-820 / NE Loop 820 & Airport Fwy Access) Download

The Iron Horse Boulevard Entrance is on the Iron Horse Boulevard bridge, which connects the eastbound and westbound frontage roads. You can then access the following:

  • I-820 Northeast Loop (heading east and south)
  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport)
  • SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway 
  • Industrial Boulevard

To view the video tutorial for the Iron Horse Boulevard Entrance ramp, click here.

Iron Horse Boulevard Entrance

SH-26 Entrance (Westbound I-820 / Northeast Loop 820 & 35W Access) Download

The SH-26 Entrance is on the westbound I-820 Northeast Loop general highway lanes. The ramp to this entrance is situated on the left, just past Rufe Snow. You can then access the following:

  • Iron Horse Boulevard
  • US 377 / Denton Hwy
  • I-820 Northeast Loop (heading west)
  • I-35W North Freeway northbound (towards Texas Motor Speedway)
  • I-35W North Freeway southbound (towards downtown Fort Worth)

To view the video tutorial for the SH-26 Entrance ramp, click here.

SH-26 Entrance

Airport Fwy North Entrance, Exit 23A (EB SH-121/183 / Airport Fwy Access) Download

The Airport Freeway North Entrance, Exit 23A is on the northbound I-820 Northeast Loop general highway lanes. The ramp to this entrance is located on the left, just past W. Pipeline Road. You can then access the following:

  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport)
  • Industrial Boulevard
  • SH-183 Airport Freeway east (towards Irving)

To view the video tutorial for the Airport Freeway North Entrance, Exit 23A ramp, click here.

Airport Freeway North Entrance, Exit 23A

Bedford-Euless Rd Entrance (EB SH-121/183 / Airport Fwy & SH-121 Access) Download

The Bedford-Euless Road Entrance is on the SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway eastbound frontage road past Bedford Road. This on-ramp is located on the left. Once you enter the TEXpress Lanes, you can access the following:

  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport)
  • Industrial Boulevard
  • SH-183 Airport Freeway east (towards Irving)

To view the video tutorial for the Bedford-Euless Road Entrance ramp, click here.

Bedford-Euless Road Entrance

Bedford Road Entrance (Westbound SH-121/183) Download

The Bedford Road Entrance for the TEXpress Lanes is located on the westbound SH-121/183 Airport Freeway TEXpress Lanes/NTE. After using the left-hand on-ramp just past Norwood Drive to enter the TEXpress Lanes, you can access the following exits:

  • Bedford-Euless Rd Exit, the first available exit (SH-121/183 Airport Freeway westbound frontage roads, Bedford-Euless Rd, SH-26 and Northeast Mall)
  • Airport Fwy South Exit (for the general highway lanes, Southbound I-820)
  • Iron Horse Blvd Exit (for the frontages roads, Iron Horse Blvd)
  • US 377/Denton Hwy West Exit (for the frontage roads, US 377/Denton Hwy, Buffalo Ridge Park, Haltom Dr, Beach St, Riverside Dr)
  • I-820 West Exit (for the general highway lanes, I-820 West, Northbound I-35W to Texas Motor Speedway, Southbound I-35W to Fort Worth, Fossil Creek, Watauga Rd)

Brown Trail Entrance (Eastbound SH-121/183 / Airport Fwy & SH-121 Access) Download

The Brown Trail Entrance is on the SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway eastbound frontage road, past Brown Trail. The ramp to this entrance is located on the left. Once you enter the TEXpress Lanes, you can access the following:

  • SH-121 North (towards D/FW International Airport)
  • Industrial Boulevard
  • SH-183 Airport Freeway east (towards Irving)

To view the video tutorial for the Brown Trail Entrance ramp, click here.

Brown Trail Entrance

SH-121 South Entrance (Airport Fwy & Northeast Loop 820 Access) Download

The SH-121 South Entrance is on the southbound SH-121 general highway lanes. The on-ramp is located on the left, just past Bedford Road. You can then access the following:

  • Brown Trail
  • SH-121 / 183 (Airport Freeway)
  • Bedford-Euless Road
  • I-820 Northeast Loop and SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway (southwest)
  • Iron Horse Boulevard
  • US 377 / Denton Highway 
  • I-820 Northeast Loop (heading west)
  • I-35W North Freeway northbound (towards Texas Motor Speedway)
  • I-35W North Freeway southbound (towards downtown Fort Worth)

To view the video tutorial for the  SH-121 South Entrance ramp, click here.

Note: Map is not to scale or an exact representation. Some details are exaggerated to show the relationships between roadways and connections.

SH-121 South Entrance

Industrial Blvd Entrance (WB SH-183 / Airport Fwy & NE Loop 820 Access) Download

The Industrial Boulevard Entrance is on the westbound SH-183 Airport Freeway frontage road. The on-ramp to is located on the left, just past Industrial Boulevard. Once you enter the NTE TEXpress Lanes, you can then access the following exits:

  • Brown Trail Exit, the first available exit, for Brown Trail, Norwood Road, Hustview Drive, Precinct Line Road and destinations like Hurst City Hall
  • Bedford-Euless Road Exit for the general highway lanes, Bedford-Euless Road, Bedford Road, SH-26, Davis Boulevard, Holiday Lane and Rufe Snow Drive 
  • Airport Freeway South Exit on Northeast Loop 820 and SH-121/183 Airport Freeway South, North Booth Calloway Road, Baker Road/West Hurst Boulevard, Handley E. Devill Road and Randol Mill Road
  • I-820 Northeast Loop and SH-121 / 183 Airport Fwy general highway lanes and service roads (heading southwest)
  • Iron Horse Boulevard Exit for the general highway lanes and Iron Horse Boulevard, 
  • US 377 / Denton Highway West Exit for US 377 / Denton Highway, Haltpm Road, Beach Street and Riverside Drive
  • I-820 West Exit for I-820 North Loop general highway lanes (heading west), I-35W North Freeway northbound (towards Texas Motor Speedway), I-35W North Freeway southbound (towards downtown Fort Worth), Mark IV Parkway and S. Blue Mound Road

Note: Map is not to scale or an exact representation. Some details are exaggerated to show the relationships between roadways and connections.

To view the video tutorial for the Industrial Boulevard Entrance ramp, click here.

 

Industrial Boulevard Entrance

SH-183 West Entrance (Airport Fwy & Northeast Loop 820 Access) Download

The SH-183 West Entrance is on the westbound SH-183 Airport Freeway general highway lanes. The ramp to this entrance is situated on the left, just past Industrial Boulevard. You can then access the following:

  • Brown Trail
  • SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway
  • Bedford-Euless Road
  • I-820 Northeast Loop and SH-121 / 183 Airport Freeway (heading south)
  • Iron Horse Boulevard
  • US 377 / Denton Highway 
  • I-820 North Loop (heading west)
  • I-35W North Freeway northbound (towards Texas Motor Speedway)
  • I-35W North Freeway southbound (towards downtown Fort Worth)

To view the video tutorial for the SH-183 West Entrance ramp, click here.

SH-183 West Entrance

Basswood Blvd Entrance (I-35W Access) Download

The Basswood Blvd Entrance for the TEXpress Lanes (opening soon) is located on the southbound I-35W / North Fwy frontage road. This left-hand on-ramp is located just past Basswood Blvd. You can then access the following southbound TEXpress Lanes exit:

  • I-35W/I-820 Exit (only exit open on southbound I-35W) to the southbound I-35W general highway lanes with access to eastbound and westbound Northeast Loop 820, and Meacham Blvd (first available street)
Basswood Blvd Entrance Map

I-35W/I-820 Entrance (I-35W Access) Download

The I-35W/I-820Entrance for the TEXpress Lanes is located on the northbound I-35W / North Fwy general highway lanes. This left-hand on-ramp is located just past Northeast Loop 820. You can then access the following northbound TEXpress Lanes exits:

  • Basswood Blvd Exit to the northbound I-35W frontage road and Basswood Blvd
  • Temporary I-35W Exit to the northbound I-35W general highway lanes and N Tarrant Pkwy (first available exit)
  • US 287 North Exit onto northbound US 287
I-35W/I-820 Entrance Ramp Map