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Tri-State Tollway

The Tri-State Tollway is one of the longest tollways in the system. This highway runs from a intersection with Interstate 80/94/294/Illinois State Route 394, near South Holland, to near the Wisconsin State Line. On the southend the tollway is multi-plexed with Interstate 80/294. I-294 runs along the tollway by it's self from 163rd Street to near Deerfield. At Deerfield, I-94 runs the rest of the way to near the Wisconsin State Line. The Tri-State Tollway is maintained and operated by the Illinois State Toll Highway Athourity.

The Tri-State Tollway passes through the following metro.
Chicago

The help motorist using the Tri-State Tollway, the ISTHA uses I-PASS at all lanes along the tollway.


The Tri-State Tollway crosses the following interstates in Illinois.
Interstate 80, at South Holland.
Interstate 94, (Ford Freeway) at South Holland.
Interstate 294, at South Holland.

Looking west along I-80/94 at the start of the Tri-State Tollway.
Interstate 80, at Country Club Hills.

SB Tri-State at I-80.
Interstate 57, at Markham.
Interstate 55, (Stevenson Expressway) at Countryside.

SB Tri-State at I-55.

SB Tri-State at I-55. (March, 2016)

Interstate 88, (Reagan Tollway) at Hillside.

NB Tri-State and the Reagan.

Interstate 290, (Eisenhower Expressway) at Hillside.

SB Tri-State at I-290.

Interstate 190, (Kennedy Expressway) at Schiller Park.
Interstate 90, (Addams Tollway) at Schiller Park.

NB Tri-State near I-90/190.

Interstate 94, at Deerfield.
Interstate 294, at Deerfield.

SB Tri-State near Deerfield.

Interstate 41, at Wadsworth.
Interstate 94, at Wadsworth.

The Tri-State Tollway is operated and maintained by the Illinois State Toll Highway Athourity.


Main Line Toll Plazas on the tollway.

163rd Street Toll Plaza #41, Country Club Hills Toll.

SB Tri-State near the 163rd Street Toll Plaza.

The stop ahead sign on SB Tri-State.

SB Tri-State at the 163rd Street Plaza.

The first sign for the plaza on SB Tri State. (Sept. 2006)

The price sign on SB Tri State. (Sept. 2006)

Lane makers on SB Tri State. (Sept. 2006)

The first main line toll warning sign on NB Tri-State. (January, 2009)

Lane markers on NB Tri-State. (January, 2009)

The entrance to the cash lanes on NB Tri-State. (January, 2009)

The stop ahead sign for the cash lanes on NB Tri-State. (January, 2009)

NB Tri-State at the 163rd Street Toll Plaza. (January, 2009)

The I-PASS lanes on NB Tri-State at 163rd Street. (January, 2009)

83rd Street Toll Plaza Number 39 at Bridgeview. (NORTHBOUND ONLY)

First toll warning sign.

NB Tri-State near the 83rd Street Toll Plaza.

NB Tri-State nearing the 83rd Street Toll.

NB Tri-State at the 83rd Street Toll Plaza.

NB Tri-State at the first toll warning sign for the 83rd Street Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-State 1/2 mile from the 83rd Street Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-State at the exit for the cash lanes. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-State at the 83rd Street Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-State at the I-PASS lanes. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-State near the 83rd St Toll Plaza. (February, 2016)

NB Tri-State at the lane markers for the 83rd St Toll Plaza. (February, 2016)

NB Tri-State at the 83rd St Toll Plaza. (February, 2016)
82nd Street Toll Plaza Number 36 at Bridgeview. (SOUTHBOUND ONLY)

The first set of overhead signs on SB Tri State. (Sept. 2006)

A set of lane markers near the plaza. (Sept. 2006)

The 82nd Street Toll Plaza. (Sept. 2006)

SB Tri-State at the 82nd St Toll Plaza I-PASS Lanes. (February, 2009)
Cermak Road Toll Plaza Number 35 near Hillside.

Toll warning sign. (2003)

NB Tri State at the Cermak Toll Plaza. (2003)

The first toll warning sign on NB Tri-state. (Nov., 2005)

Lane markers on NB Tri-state. (Nov., 2005)

The Cermak Road Toll Plaza on NB Tri-state. (Nov., 2005)

The first toll warning sign on NB Tri-state. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-state a quarter mile from the plaza. (February, 2009)

Lane makers on NB Tri-state at the Cermak plaza. (February, 2009)

The stop ahead sign on NB Tri-state for the plaza. (February, 2009)

The Cermak Road Toll Plaza on NB Tri-state. (February, 2009)

The I-Pass Lanes on NB Tri-state at the Cermak Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

SB Tri-State under one mile from the plaza. (June, 2013)

SB Tri-State near the plaza. (June, 2013)

Irving Park Road Toll Plaza Number 33 near Franklin Park. (SOUTHBOUND ONLY)

SB Tri-State near the Irving Road Toll Plaza near O'Hare.

SB Tri-State at the Irving Park Road Toll Plaza.

SB Tri-State entering the Irving Park Road Toll Plaza.

SB Tri-State 3/4 mile from the Irving Park Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

SB Tri-State a quarter mile from the plaza. (February, 2009)

A set of lane markers on SB Tri-State. (February, 2009)

SB Tri-State at the Irving Park Road Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

The I-PASS lanes at the Irving Park Road Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)br>
SB Tri-State under one mile from the plaza. (June, 2013)

SB Tri-State a quarter mile from the plaza. (June, 2013)

SB Tri-State near the plaza. (June, 2013)

SB Tri-State at the plaza. (June, 2013)

Touhy Ave. Toll Plaza Number 29 near Park Ridge. (NORTHBOUND ONLY)

Toll warning sign.

Lane markers for the plaza. The fly over ramps behind the sign are for NB I-294 to WB I-90 and SB I-294 to EB I-90.

Another set of lane markers.

Stop ahead sign.

NB Tri-State at the Touhy Toll.

The I-PASS Lanes at the Touhy Toll.

NB Tri-State one mile from the Touhy Toll Plaza. (February, 2009)

NB Tri-State a half mile from the plaza. (February, 2009)

The lane markers on NB Tri-State. (February, 2009)

Another set of lane markers on NB Tri-State. (February, 2009)

The stop ahead sign for the cash lanes on NB Tri-State. (February, 2009)

The Touhy Toll Plaza on NB Tri-State. (February, 2009)

The I-PASS lanes on NB Tri-State. (February, 2009)
Waukegan Plaza, Number 21 in Waukegan. Toll=$0.75 Cars with I-PASS; $1.50 Cars with Cash.

Toll warning sign.

Overhead lane markers on NB Tri-State.

Stop ahead sign on NB Tri-State.

NB Tri-State at the Waukegan Toll Plaza.

NB Tri-State one mile from the Waukegan Toll Plaza. (July, 2015)

NB Tri-State a half mile from the Waukegan Toll Plaza. (July, 2015)

Lane markers on NB Tri-State. (July, 2015)

The stop ahead sign for the cash lanes on NB Tri-State. (July, 2015)

NB Tri-State at the Waukegan Toll Plaza. (July, 2015)

NB Tri-State at the I-Pass Lanes at the Waukegan Toll Plaza. (July, 2015)

The price chart at the Waukegan Toll Plaza. (July, 2015)

Interstates posted on the Tri-State Tollway.

Interstate 80, from South Holland to Country Club Hills.
Interstate 294, from South Holland to Deerfield.

Interstate 94, from Deerfield to near Waukegan.



A welcome sign on the NB Tri-State.

SB Tri-State at the Lincoln Oasis. (2004)

NB Tri-State at the Lincoln Oasis. (September, 2006)

SB Tri-State near the Lincoln Oasis.

A BGS on NB IL St Rt 1.

The toll plaza on the ramps from IL St Rt 1 to SB Tri-State.

SB Tri-State near IL St Rt 1.

SB Tri-State at 163rd Street.

SB Tri-State at I-57.

SB Tri-State near Robbins.

SB Tri-State near Oak Lawn.

A warning sign on the ramp from SB Tri-State to I-55.

Lane markers on the ramp from SB Tri-State to I-55.

The toll plaza on the ramp from SB Tri-State to I-55.

The SB lanes at the toll plaza to I-55 from the SB Tri-State.

NB Tri-State north of I-55.

A BBS for the Hinsdale Oasis.

A BBS for the Hinsdale Oasis.

Looking north along the Tri-State from the Hinsdale Oasis.

SB Tri-State at the Hinsdale Oasis.

SB Tri-State at the Bensenville Curve.

SB Tri-State at the O'Hare Oasis.

NB Tri-State near O'Hare.

NB Tri-State south of U.S. Rt. 14.

The toll plaza on the ramp from IL St Rt 58 to NB Tri-State.

NB Tri-State north of IL St Rt 58.

NB Tri-State at I-94 in Deerfield.

NB Tri-State at Lake-Cook Road.

NB Tri-State merging into I-94 traffic.

NB Tri-State at IL St Rt 22.

NB Tri-State at Town Line Road.

NB Tri-State at the Lake Forest Oasis.

NB Tri-State at the Lake Forest Oasis.

NB Tri-State south of IL St Rt 137.

A BGS on EB IL St Rt 137.

NB Tri-State at IL St Rt 120.

NB Tri-State north of IL St Rt 120.

NB Tri-State near Gurnee.

NB Tri-State at IL St Rt 173.

NB Tri-State near Antioch.

SB Tri-State at the state.

The thank you sign on NB Tri-State at the north end.

The northern end of the Tri-State.

The northern end marker.

7 January 2017