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Interstate 44

Interstate 44 runs from St. Louis southwest across Missouri to Oklahoma near Joplin. Much of I-44 is aligned along old U.S. Rt. 66. I-44 runs rugged terrain through much of Missouri.


Views looking at I-44 from Missouri Secondary Highway AT at Gray Summit.

While in Missouri, I-44 is multi-plexed several times.

I-44 is multi-plexed with...

...Interstate 55, at St. Louis.
...U.S. Rt. 50, from Sunset Hills to M.P.247, near Union.

...U.S. Rt. 71, at M.P. 18, near Fidelity, to M.P. 11,at Joplin
...Interstate 49, at Joplin.

In December, 2015 into January, 2016, Interstate 44 and 55 were closed to all traffic in each direction near St. Louis. This was dues to flooding of the highway. Many local roads were shut down as well. These are pictures of a variable message board on SB Interstate 57, near Manteno, Illinois.

A VMS on SB I-57, near Manteno, IL. (January, 2016)

A VMS on SB I-57, near Manteno, IL. (January, 2016)

A VMS on SB I-57, near Manteno, IL. (January, 2016)

Interstates that I-44 cross in Missouri...

Interstate 49, near Joplin.
Interstate 49, near Joplin.
Interstate 270, at Sunset Hills.

The frist BGS on EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50.

Another BGS on EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50.

A BGS on EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 one mile from I-270.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near I-270.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 at I-270.

WB I-44 two miles from I-270.

A BGS on WB I-44 near I-270.

WB I-44 near I-270.

WB I-44 at I-270.

A set of lane markers on the ramp from WB I-44 to I-270.

The ramp from WB I-44 at the split for both directions of I-270.
Interstate 55, at St. Louis.

The first BGS for I-55 on EB I-44.

EB I-44 near I-55.

EB I-44 at I-55.

EB I-44 over one mile from south I-55. (July, 2014)

EB I-44 near SB I-55. (July, 2014)

EB I-44 at SB I-55. (July, 2014)
Interstate 55, at St. Louis.
Interstate 64, at St. Louis.

Lane markers prior to the interchange with I-55/64. (July, 2014)

EB I-44 near I-55/64. (July, 2014)

EB I-44 at I-55/64. (July, 2014).
Interstate 70, at St. Louis.

Branches of I-44 in Missouri.



U.S.66 in Missouri.


A BGS on BUSN U.S. Rt. 71; MO St Rt 96/171/571 near Carthage.

WB I-44 near M.P. 225

This picture and the one below at of a bridge and grade incline near Rolla. EB I-44 near Rolla.

WB I-44 coming through the same bridge and grade incline.

WB I-44 west of Rolla

EB I-44 near Rolla

EB I-44 at Rolla.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near Villa Ridge.

A junction marker on WB MO St Rt 100.

A BGS on WB MO St Rt 100.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near M.P. 257.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near Gray Summit.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 at the Franklin/St. Louis County Line.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 at the Franklin/St. Louis County Line.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 west of Six Flags-St. Louis.

A set of guide markers on BUSN Loop I-44.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near Six Flags-St. Louis.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 west of MO St Rt 109.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 east of the Meramec River.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near Forest 44.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 near M.P. 268.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 east of M.P. 269.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 west of MO St Rt 141.

EB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 east of MO St Rt 141.

WB I-44/U.S. Rt. 50 at the stack with I-270.

EB I-44 in Crestwood.

EB I-44 near Laclede Station Road.

EB I-44 near Hampton.

WB I-44 near Vaderventer.

EB I-44 east of Vanderventer.

EB I-44 near Grand.

EB I-44 at Compton.

WB I-44 at Nebraska.

A BGS on NB I-55.

EB I-44/NB I-55 at Park Ave. in St. Louis.

EB I-44 at the Poplar Street.

EB I-44 north of I-55/64; U.S. Rt. 40.

A guide marker north of Downtown St. Louis.

EB I-44 near the Edward Jones Dome.

EB I-44 near the start of the express lanes.

EB I-44 near St. Louis Ave.

A BGS on EB I-70.

The eastern end point. (July, 2014)

The eastern end marker. (July, 2014)

The former end point.
Prior to 2014

The end marker for EB I-44. (Feb., 2005)

The end marker on EB I-44. (June, 2006)

21 December 2016