NTE TEXpress Lanes Overview and Maps

NTE TEXpress Lanes Project Overview

Project Overview

The 13.3 miles of TEXpress Lanes on the North Tarrant Express project are part of a sophisticated new tollway system, designed to provide drivers with faster, more reliable trips and no stop-and-go driving.

TEXpress Lanes on I-820

TEXpress Lanes on I-820

In addition to upgraded general highway lanes and expanded continuous frontage roads, four TEXpress Lanes have been added to the middle of I-820 (Northeast Loop), from the North East Mall interchange to I-35W.

TEXpress Lanes on SH-121/183

TEXpress Lanes on SH-121/183

SH-121/183 (Airport Freeway) features four TEXpress Lanes, from the North East Mall interchange to Industrial Boulevard, along with upgraded general highway lanes and expanded continuous frontage roads.

I-35W Project

TEXpress Lanes on I-35W

When the 10.1 miles of new TEXpress Lanes on I-35W open in 2018, they will connect to the existing NTE TEXpress Lanes on Northeast Loop 820 and SH-121/183 Airport Freeway. I-35W Phase 1, from 820 to US 287, is scheduled to open by late 2017

  • Project Overview
  • TEXpress Lanes on I-820
  • TEXpress Lanes on SH-121/183
  • TEXpress Lanes on I-35W

North Tarrant Express Map

The TEXpress Lanes on the North Tarrant Express project run:

East and west on I-820/Northeast Loop, in the middle of the existing roadway

  • From the I-35W interchange to North East Mall

East and west on SH-121/183 (Airport Freeway), in the middle of the existing roadway

  • From the North East Mall to SH-121 or SH-183 beyond the 121 interchange at around FM 157 (Industrial Boulevard)

The NTE TEXpress Lanes are comprised of two tolling segments:

  • Toll Segment 1 (in purple) begins at I-35W and ends at the Northeast Loop / Airport Freeway interchange, near North East Mall (on the eastbound TEXpress Lanes, the SH-26 Exit is the last exit before entering Toll Segment 2)
  • Toll Segment 2 )in blue) begins at the Northeast Loop / Airport Freeway interchange, near North East Mall, and extends all the way to Industrial Boulevard (on the westbound TEXpress Lanes, the Bedford-Euless Road Exit is the last exit before entering Toll Segment 1)

Download and print this North Tarrant Express map to keep in your car.

 

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

NTE TEXpress Lanes Corridor Map

View a Cross-Section Map Download

See how the TEXpress Lanes, general highway lanes and frontage roads are located adjacent to each other in these cross-section maps of I-820 (North Loop) and SH-121/183 (Airport Freeway).