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Niagara Thruway

The Niagara Thruway runs from Interstate 90/New York State Thruway, at Cheektowaga, to New York State Route 384, at Niagara Falls. This highway was once tolled, but after a lawsuit by a Buffalo laywer to have the tolls removed, after the bonds were paid off, the toll barriers in Buffalo were removed. Today the only plazas left are at Grand Island.

The NiaragamThruway passes through the following towns.

Buffalo
Niagara Falls

The Niaraga Thruway is maintained by the New York State Thruway Authority.


The Niagara Thruway crosses the following major highways in New York.

Interstate 90, (New York State Thruway) at Cheektowaga.
Interstate 290, near Tonawanda.

NB I-190/Thruway at I-290.

SB I-190/Thruway at I-290.


Highway numbers posted on the Niagara Thruway.

Interstate 190, for the entire length.
New York State Route 324, across Grand Island.

Toll Plazas on the Niagara Thruway.

Tonawanda Toll Barrier, at South Grand Island. (NB Only)

NB I-190/Thruway; WB NY St Rt 324 one mile from the barrier.

NB I-190/Thruway; WB NY St Rt 324 at the barrier.
Niagara Falls Toll Barrier, at North Grand Island (SB Only)

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 a half mile from the barrier.

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 near the barrier.

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 a half mile from the barrier.


NB I-190/Thruway near Smith Street.

NB I-190/Thruway near the Skyway.

A guide marker in Buffalo.

NB I-190/Thruway south of the Peace Bridge.

NB I-190/Thruway at the Peace Bridge.

NB I-190/Thruway north of the Peace Bridge.

NB I-190/Thruway at NY St Rt 198.

NB I-190/Thruway north of NY St Rt 198.

NB I-190/Thurway; WB NY St Rt 324 at I-290.

NB I-190/Thurway; WB NY St Rt 324 on the southside of the South Grand Island Bridge.

NB I-190/Thruway; WB NY St Rt 324 at the top of the South Grand Island Bridge.

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 on the northside of the South Grand Island Bridge.

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 at the top of the South Grand Island Bridge.

NB I-190/Thruway on Grand Island.

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 at the Niagara Falls side of the North Grand Island Bridge.

SB I-190/Thruway; EB NY St Rt 324 on the Grand Island side of the North Grand Island Bridge.

14 September 2012