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Interstate 35E an Interstate Highway, is the eastern half of Interstate 35 where it splits to serve different cities in Texas
Texas
Texas is the second largest U.S. state by both area and population, and the largest state by area in the contiguous United States.The name, based on the Caddo word "Tejas" meaning "friends" or "allies", was applied by the Spanish to the Caddo themselves and to the region of their settlement in...

. I-35 splits into two branch routes, I-35W
Interstate 35W (Texas)
Interstate 35W , an Interstate Highway, is the western half of Interstate 35 where it splits to serve different cities in Texas. I-35 splits into two branch routes, I-35W and I-35E at Hillsboro. I-35W runs north for , carrying its own separate sequence of exit numbers. It runs through Fort Worth...

 and I-35E at Hillsboro
Hillsboro, Texas
Hillsboro is a city in and the county seat of Hill County in Central Texas. The population was 8,232 at the 2000 census.Hillsboro, located on Interstate 35 where I-35E and I-35W meet south of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, is the primary center for trade and commerce in Hill County...

. I-35E runs north for 97 miles (156 km), maintaining I-35's sequence of exit numbers. It runs through Dallas before rejoining with I-35W to reform I-35 in Denton
Denton, Texas
The city of Denton is the county seat of Denton County, Texas in the United States. Its population was 119,454 according to the 2010 U.S. Census, making it the eleventh largest city in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...

. This is one of two pairs of suffixed Interstates that has not been eliminated; I-35 also splits into I-35W and I-35E in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota.

Historically, other interstates were given directional suffixes. On every other interstate, the directional suffixes were phased out by giving the route a loop or spur designation, or in some cases were assigned a different route number (see Interstate 76
Interstate 76
Interstate 76 may refer to:* Interstate 76 , an Interstate Highway in the United States, running through New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Ohio* Interstate 76 , an Interstate Highway in the United States, running through Nebraska and Colorado...

). In the case of I-35, since both branches return to a unified interstate beyond the twin cities of Dallas and Fort Worth
Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth is the 16th-largest city in the United States of America and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas. Located in North Central Texas, just southeast of the Texas Panhandle, the city is a cultural gateway into the American West and covers nearly in Tarrant, Parker, Denton, and...

, the AASHTO committees allowed the suffixes to remain.
  • Speed Limit is 70 mph on both I-35 E and I-35 W only in Hill County. 65 mph or lower elsewhere.



U.S. Highway 67


Interstate 35E runs concurrent
Concurrency (road)
A concurrency, overlap, or coincidence in a road network is an instance of one physical road bearing two or more different highway, motorway, or other route numbers...

 with U.S. Highway 67 from just north of Kiest Boulevard in the Oak Cliff
Oak Cliff
Oak Cliff is a community in Dallas, Texas, United States that was formerly a separate town located in Dallas County; Dallas annexed Oak Cliff in 1903...

 area of Dallas to the Interstate 30 interchange in downtown Dallas
Downtown Dallas
Downtown Dallas is the Central Business District in Dallas, Texas USA, located in the geographic center of the city. The area termed "Downtown" has traditionally been defined as bounded by the downtown freeway loop: bounded on the east by I-345 Downtown Dallas is the Central Business District...

. From there, U.S. Highway 67 joins with Interstate 30. On both segments, U.S. Highway 67 is not signed.

U.S. Highway 77


From Waco
Waco, Texas
Waco is a city in and the county seat of McLennan County, Texas. Situated along the Brazos River and on the I-35 corridor, halfway between Dallas and Austin, it is the economic, cultural, and academic center of the 'Heart of Texas' region....

, Texas to El Dorado, Kansas
El Dorado, Kansas
El Dorado is a city situated along the Walnut River in the central part of Butler County, located in south-central Kansas, in the Central United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 13,021. It is the county seat and most populous city of Butler County...

, Interstate 35 (or Interstate 35E) typically runs concurrent with, or lies fairly close to, U.S. Highway 77. US 77 runs parallel to I-35E after splitting off of Interstate 35 north of Hillsboro, running through Italy
Italy, Texas
Italy is a town in Ellis County, Texas, United States. As of the 2000 census, the town has a total population of 1,993.-Geography:Italy is located at .According to the United...

 and Milford
Milford, Texas
Milford is a town located in exteme Northern Central Texas in the southwestern corner of Ellis County, Texas United States. The population was 749 in 2008.-Geography:Milford is located at ....

. It joins with I-35E for less than a mile just south of Waxahachie
Waxahachie, Texas
Waxahachie is a city in Ellis County, Texas, United States, and a southern suburb of Dallas. The population was 21,426 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Ellis County....

, before splitting back off to run through Waxahachie. It rejoins the interstate just north of a junction with State Highway 342 in Red Oak
Red Oak, Texas
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. US 77 stays with the interstate through Dallas and up to the southeastern section of Denton. US 77 then breaks off, rejoining I-35 north of the city. Except for the spur sections (Denton and the section between Red Oak and Hillsboro), U.S. Highway 77 is not signed.

From the Dallas/Ellis County line to Denton


From the Dallas/Ellis County Line to Downtown Dallas, I-35E is called the South R.L. Thornton Freeway, varies from 8 to 10 lanes plus HOV. The section from I-20 to Downtown Dallas will be undergoing a major reconstruction by 2015 to 12 lanes. After the Mixmaster interchange with I-30 that I-35E, is named the Stemmons Freeway
Stemmons Corridor
The Stemmons Corridor or Lower Stemmons is a stretch of industrial and commercial property in northwest Dallas, Texas . From downtown north, Interstate 35E is known as the Stemmons Freeway, named so for Leslie Stemmons by his son, John M. Stemmons...

to Lewisville
Lewisville, Texas
Lewisville is a city in Denton County in the U.S. state of Texas. The 2010 United States Census placed the population at 95,290 within . The city also includes of Lewisville Lake....

. This section will undergo reconstruction in three phases. The recent, a widening of I-35E from I-635 to Denton will start in late 2011 with over 16 lanes. The second, the LBJ Project will include elevated toll I-35E lanes by 2016. Last, the major reconstruction of Stemmons Freeway(I-35E) from Downtown Dallas to I-635 to over 20 lanes by 2020.

Exit list

County Location #
Exit number
An exit number is a number assigned to a road junction, usually an exit from a freeway. It is usually marked on the same sign as the destinations of the exit, as well as a sign in the gore....

Destinations Notes
Hill Southbound exit and northbound entrance
370B Southbound exit only
Carl's Corner
Carl's Corner, Texas
Carl's Corner is a town in Hill County in Northern Central Texas. The population was 134 at the 2000 census. The town was founded by, and named after, Carl Cornelius, a local truck stop owner and long-time friend of Willie Nelson...

374
377
Ellis
Ellis County, Texas
As of the census of 2000, there were 111,360 people, 37,020 households, and 29,653 families residing in the county. The population density was 118 people per square mile . There were 39,071 housing units at an average density of 42 per square mile...

381
384 Derrs Chapel Road
Italy
Italy, Texas
Italy is a town in Ellis County, Texas, United States. As of the 2000 census, the town has a total population of 1,993.-Geography:Italy is located at .According to the United...

386
391
Waxahachie
Waxahachie, Texas
Waxahachie is a city in Ellis County, Texas, United States, and a southern suburb of Dallas. The population was 21,426 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Ellis County....

397
399 Signed as exits 399A (FM 66/FM 876) and 399B (FM 1446) southbound
401A Brookside Road
401B
403
404 Lofland Road
405
406 Sterrett Road
Red Oak
Red Oak, Texas
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408 South end of US 77 overlap
410 Red Oak Road
411
Dallas
Dallas County, Texas
As of the census of 2000, there were 2,218,899 people, 807,621 households, and 533,837 families residing in the county. The population density was 2,523 people per square mile . There were 854,119 housing units at an average density of 971/sq mi...

Glenn Heights
Glenn Heights, Texas
Glenn Heights is a city in Dallas and Ellis Counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 7,224 at the 2000 census.-Geography:Glenn Heights is located at ....

412 Bear Creek Road
De Soto 413 Parkerville Road
414
415 Pleasant Run Road
416 Wintergreen Road
Dallas 417-418C Danieldale Road, Wheatland Road
418 , Shreveport
Shreveport, Louisiana
Shreveport is the third largest city in Louisiana. It is the principal city of the fourth largest metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana and is the 109th-largest city in the United States....

Signed as exits 418A (west) and 418B (east)
419 Camp Wisdom Road
420 Laureland Road
421 Signed as exits 421A (east) and 421B (west)
422A Beckley Avenue, Overton Road
422B Kiest Boulevard
423A South end of US 67 overlap; southbound exit and northbound entrance
423B Saner Avenue No southbound entrance
424 Illinois Avenue
425A Zang Boulevard, Beckley Avenue
425B Beckley Avenue, 12th Street Southbound exit and northbound entrance
425C Marsalis Avenue
426A Ewing Avenue Northbound exit is via exit 425C
426B
426C Jefferson Boulevard Southbound exit and northbound entrance
427A Colorado Boulevard
427C Northbound exit and southbound entrance
428A North end of US 67 overlap
428B Riverfront Boulevard Southbound exit only
428C Commerce Street, Reunion Boulevard Northbound exit only
428D Southbound exit and northbound entrance
428E Reunion Boulevard, Commerce Street east
429A
429B Continental Avenue, Commerce Street west
429C Victory Avenue, Hi Line Drive Southbound exit is via exit 430A
429D Dallas North Tollway
Dallas North Tollway
The Dallas North Tollway is a controlled-access toll road operated by the North Texas Tollway Authority , which runs from Interstate 35E near downtown Dallas, Texas , to U.S...

Northbound exit and southbound entrance
430A Oak Lawn Avenue
430B Market Center Boulevard
430C Wycliff Avenue Northbound exit is via exit 430B
431 Motor Street
432A Inwood Road
432B
433A Northbound exit and southbound entrance
433B Mockingbird Lane – Dallas Love Field Airport
434A Empire Central
434B Regal Row
435 Harry Hines Boulevard
Harry Hines Boulevard
Harry Hines Boulevard is a major street in Dallas, Texas, , to the west of Uptown.It was one of the very first 'highways' in Texas, and is named for Harry Hines in honor of his work helping to get roads paved in this part of the state. Harry Hines served on the Texas Highway Commission from Feb...

Northbound exit and southbound entrance
436
437 Manana Road Northbound exit only
438 Walnut Hill Lane
439 Royal Lane
440A Forest Lane Northbound exit only
440BC Signed as exits 440B (east) and 440C (west)
Farmers Branch
Farmers Branch, Texas
Farmers Branch is a city in Dallas County, Texas, United States. It is both an inner-ring suburb of Dallas and is part of the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex. The population was 27,508 at the 2000 census. A July 1, 2008 U.S...

441 Valley View Lane
442 Valwood Parkway
Carrollton
Carrollton, Texas
-Climate:*On average, the warmest month is July.*The highest recorded temperature was 112°F in 1980.*The average coolest month is January.*The lowest recorded temperature was 1°F in 1989.*The most precipitation on average occurs in May....

443A Crosby Road Northbound exit is via exit 443B
443B Belt Line Road
Belt Line Road (Texas)
Belt Line Road is a loop road that traverses through 16 cities in Dallas County, Texas. Belt Line Road is the outer complete loop which encircles Dallas, in contrast with Interstate 635 which forms an inner loop....

443C Frontage Road Northbound exit only
444 Whitlock Lane, Sandy Lake Road
445 President George Bush Turnpike
President George Bush Turnpike
The President George Bush Turnpike is a 45.1-mile toll road running generally east–west through the northern suburbs of Dallas, Texas, United States. It is named for George H. W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States...

Signed as exits 445A (south) and 445B (east) southbound
Denton
Denton County, Texas
Denton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2000, its population was 432,976; in 2009 the estimated population had reached 628,300. Part of the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex, it is one of the fastest-growing counties in the United States. The county seat is Denton. The county...

446 Frankford Road
Lewisville
Lewisville, Texas
Lewisville is a city in Denton County in the U.S. state of Texas. The 2010 United States Census placed the population at 95,290 within . The city also includes of Lewisville Lake....

447A Northbound exit and southbound entrance
447B Frontage Road Northbound exit and southbound entrance
448A Southbound exit and northbound entrance
448B
449 Corporate Drive
450
451 Fox Avenue
452
453 Valley Ridge Boulevard
454A
454B Garden Ridge Boulevard
Hickory Creek
Hickory Creek, Texas
Hickory Creek is a town in Denton County, Texas, United States; located 45 minutes north of downtown Dallas. The population of Hickory Creek has grown from 219 at their incorporation in 1963 to the 2005 census of 3,044...

457 Denton Road Northbound exit and southbound entrance
458 Signed as exit 457B northbound
Corinth
Corinth, Texas
Corinth is a small town in Denton County, Texas, United States, a suburb of Dallas, and a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The population was 11,325 at the 2000 census.-Geography:Corinth is located at ....

459 Frontage Road
460 Corinth Parkway
461 Shady Shores Road, Post Oak Drive
Denton
Denton, Texas
The city of Denton is the county seat of Denton County, Texas in the United States. Its population was 119,454 according to the 2010 U.S. Census, making it the eleventh largest city in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex...

462 State School Road, Mayhill Road
463
464 North end of US 77 overlap; no southbound exit
464 Pennsylvania Drive Southbound exit only
465A
465B
466A McCormick Street
466B North Texas Boulevard – University of North Texas
University of North Texas
The University of North Texas is a public institution of higher education and research in Denton. Founded in 1890, UNT is part of the University of North Texas System. As of the fall of 2010, the University of North Texas, Denton campus, had a certified enrollment of 36,067...

467 Northbound exit and southbound entrance
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma city
Oklahoma City is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Oklahoma.Oklahoma City may also refer to:*Oklahoma City metropolitan area*Downtown Oklahoma City*Uptown Oklahoma City*Oklahoma City bombing*Oklahoma City National Memorial...

Northbound exit and southbound entrance

Auxiliary routes

  • Interstate 635
    Interstate 635 (Texas)
    Interstate 635 or the Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway is a partial loop around Dallas, Texas between Interstate 20 in Balch Springs, Texas and State Highway 121 at the north entrance of the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine, Texas. The route is long...

    , while technically a spur of I-35, only intersects I-35E and neither I-35 nor I-35W.

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