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U.S. Federal Route 40
Fayette County

U.S. Federal Route 40 is the main east-west highway Central Fayette County. This runs along the Interstate 70 corridor.

U.S. Rt. 40 passes through the following towns in Fayette County.
Vandalia

Bluff City

Brownstown

St. Elmo


U.S. Rt. 40 is multi-plexed in Fayette County.
Illinois State Route 185, from near Vandalia to near Bluff City.

U.S. Rt. 51, at Vandalia.

Illinois State Route 128, at the Fayette/Effingham County Line.

Photo courtesy: Paul Dienhart


U.S. Rt. 40 intersects the following highways in Fayette County.
Illinois State Route 140, near Mulberry Grove.
Interstate 70, near Vandalia.
Illinois State Route 185, near Vandalia.

U.S. Rt. 51, at Vandalia.


U.S. Rt. 51, at Vandalia.

Illinois State Route 185, near Bluff City.

Interstate 70, near Bluff City.
Illinois State Route 128, at the Effingham/Fayette County Line.

Photo courtesy: Paul Dienhart



A BGS on WB I-70.

A Fayette County mile marker.

A guide marker in Vandalia.

A junction marker on WB U.S. Rt. 40/IL St Rt 185.

WB U.S. Rt. 40/IL St Rt 185 near Vandalia.

A junction marker on SB U.S. Rt. 51.

WB U.S. Rt. 40; NB U.S. Rt. 51/IL St Rt 185 in Vandalia.

A set of guide markers from when IL St Rt 140 ended in Vandalia.

A guide marker in Vandalia.

WB U.S. Rt. 40; NB U.S. Rt. 51/IL St Rt 185 at the Kaskaskia River in Vandalia.

WB U.S. Rt. 40/NB IL St Rt 185 at U.S. Rt. 51.

WB U.S. Rt. 40/NB IL St Rt 185 east of U.S. Rt. 51.

WB U.S. Rt. 40/NB IL St Rt 185 west of Bluff City.

WB U.S. Rt. 40/NB IL St Rt 185 in Bluff City.

WB U.S. Rt. 40/NB IL St Rt 185 west of I-70.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 at I-70.

A WB guide marker.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 east of I-70.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 west of Brownstown.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 east of Brownstown.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 west of St. Elmo.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 in St. Elmo.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 east of St. Elmo.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 west of IL St Rt 128.

WB U.S. Rt. 40 at the Effingham/Fayette County Line.

A junction marker on WB U.S. Rt. 40/NB IL St Rt 128.

16 December 2016