List of toll roads in Florida

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Standard (left) and toll (right) State Road shields
System information
Notes: State Roads are generally state-maintained.
Highway names
Interstates: Interstate X (I-X)
US Routes: U.S. Highway X (US X)
State: State Road X (SR X)
County: County Road X (CR X)
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The following is a list of Toll Roads in Florida. Florida has 734 miles (1,181 km) of toll roads, bridges and causeways as of June 2013, more than any other state.[1] The longest of these is Florida's Turnpike, running 313 miles (504 km), opened in 1957. The majority of the toll roads have state road designations with a special toll shield, including the Turnpike and Homestead Extension.

Florida's Turnpike Enterprise, a part of the Florida Department of Transportation, owns and operates Florida's Turnpike and the Homestead Extension, the Sawgrass Expressway (SR 869) in Broward County, Polk Parkway (SR 570), in Polk County, Suncoast Parkway (SR 589), Veterans Expressway (SR 568/SR 589) in the Tampa Bay Area, the northern end of Seminole Expressway (SR 417), the southern six miles (10 km) of Southern Connector Extension (SR 417), the southern 11 miles (18 km) of Daniel Webster Western Beltway (SR 429) and the western eight miles (13 km) of Beachline West Expressway (SR 528) in the Orlando Area.[2]

The Turnpike collects tolls on the portion of I-75 known as Alligator Alley, the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, the Pinellas Bayway System and the Beachline East (State Road 528) — all FDOT-owned roads and bridges. It also provides toll collection services for the Garcon Point and Mid-Bay Bridges in Florida's Panhandle as well as the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway in Tampa.[3] These roads, as well as the roads on the Central Florida Expressway Authority system (Apopka Expressway, Beachline Expressway east of exit 8, Central Florida GreeneWay, East-West Expressway, and the Western Beltway) are compatible with SunPass and benefit from an average of 25% discount.[4]

Toll roads[edit]

Number Length (mi) Length (km) Southern or western terminus Northern or eastern terminus Local names Formed Removed Notes
I‑75 83.905 135.032 I‑75 / CR 951 I‑75 / I‑595 / SR 869 Alligator Alley/Everglades Parkway 1968 current
Turnpike 264.666 425.939 I‑95 / US 441 / SR 826 at the Golden Glades Interchange in Miami Gardens I‑75 near Wildwood Florida's Turnpike 1957 current Cashless Toll gantry at southern terminus
SR 112 4.132 6.650 Miami International Airport, Miami I‑95 Airport Expressway 1961 current Becomes I-195 just west of I-95, Open road tolling; cash collection ended on November 14, 2014
SR 408 22.107 35.578 Turnpike / SR 91 near Ocoee SR 50 near Bithlo Holland East-West Expressway 1973 current
SR 414 6.53 10.51 US 441 near Lockhart US 17 / US 92 John Land Apopka Expressway
SR 417 54.06 87.00 I‑4 near Celebration I‑4 Central Florida GreeneWay / Seminole Expressway / Southern Connector 1988 current
SR 429 31.853 51.262 I‑4 near Walt Disney World US 441 Daniel Webster Western Beltway 2000 current
SR 528 53.5 86.1 I‑4 near Lake Buena Vista I‑95 near Cocoa Martin Andersen Beachline Expressway 1974 current
SR 568 15.172 24.417 I‑275 / SR 60 SR 597 Veterans Expressway 1994 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended in June 2014; also includes SR 589
SR 570 24.380 39.236 I‑4 near Plant City I‑4 near Polk City Polk Parkway 1999 current
SR 589 41.512 66.807 SR 568 US 98 near Chassahowitzka Suncoast Parkway 2001 current
SR 618 14.132 22.743 US 92 I‑75 Lee Roy Selmon Expressway 1976 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended on September 17, 2010
Turnpike Extension 47.856 77.017 US 1 Turnpike / SR 91 Homestead Extension of Florida's Turnpike 1973 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended February 17, 2011; also considered part of SR 821
SR 836 14.204 22.859 NW 137th Avenue, Tamiami I‑95 Dolphin Expressway 1969 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended on November 14, 2014
SR 869 21.835 35.140 I‑75 / I‑595 Turnpike / SR 91 Sawgrass Expressway 1986 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended on April 17, 2014
SR 874 7.034 11.320 Turnpike Extension / SR 821 SR 826 Don Shula Expressway 1973 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended on July 17, 2010
SR 878 2.658 4.278 SR 874 US 1 Snapper Creek Expressway 1980 current Open road tolling; does not collect cash
SR 924 5.378 8.655 I‑75 / SR 826 SR 953 Gratigny Parkway 1992 current Open road tolling; cash collection ended on June 7, 2010
CR 522 4.5 7.2 Lake Buena Vista area Northern Kissimmee Osceola Parkway 1995 current Operated by Osceola County
Goldenrod Road Extension 1.2 1.9 Cargo Road, Orlando International Airport, Orlando SR 551 Goldenrod Road Extension 2003 current To revert to City of Orlando when the costs are paid off
Interstate 4 – Selmon Expressway Connector 1.0 1.6 SR 618 I‑4 Interstate 4 – Selmon Expressway Connector 2014 current Open road tolling, road does not collect cash

Managed lanes[edit]

Number Length (mi) Length (km) Southern or western terminus Northern or eastern terminus Local names Formed Removed Notes
I‑95 9.6 15.4 I‑395 / SR 836 – Miami SR 860 – North Miami Beach 95 Express 2008 current HOV-3+ and motorcycles toll-free
I‑595 9.5 15.3 I‑75 / SR 869 – Sunrise I‑95 – Fort Lauderdale I-595 Express Lanes 2014 current Reversible lanes
SR 618A 10.8 17.4 Channelside Drive – Tampa SR 60 – Brandon Lee Roy Selmon Express lanes 2006 current Reversible lanes

Toll bridges and causeways[edit]

Road Name S/W Terminus N/E Terminus Length Cash tolls (automobile)[5] Notes
US 98.svgFlorida 30.svg Bob Sikes Bridge Pensacola Beach Gulf Breeze $1.00 southbound Signed as U.S. Route 98 and State Road 30
Florida 922.svg Broad Causeway North Miami Surfside $1.00
Lee County 867A.svg Cape Coral Bridge Cape Coral Fort Myers 0.64 miles (1.03 km) $2.00 westbound
Card Sound Road Monroe County Miami-Dade County $1.00
Toll Florida 281.svg Garcon Point Bridge Gulf Breeze Milton $3.50
Gasparilla Bridge Boca Grande Placida $6.00 Signed as County Road 771
Toll Florida 293.svg Mid-Bay Bridge Destin Niceville 3.6 miles (5.8 km) $3.00
Lee County 884 FL.svg Midpoint Memorial Bridge Cape Coral Fort Myers 1.25 miles (2.01 km) $2.00 westbound
Florida 679.svgFlorida 682.svg Pinellas Bayway $0.75 with cash, $0.51 with SunPass
Florida 913.svg Rickenbacker Causeway Miami Key Biscayne $1.75 eastbound
Sanibel Causeway Sanibel Island South Fort Myers 3 miles (4.8 km) $6.00 westbound
I-275.svgUS 19.svgFlorida 55.svgFlorida 93.svg Sunshine Skyway Bridge St. Petersburg Terra Ceia 5.5 miles (8.9 km) $1.25 with cash, $1.02 with SunPass
Venetian Causeway Miami Miami Beach 2.5 miles (4.0 km) $1.50

Future toll projects[edit]

  • I‑4 (4 Express) -— A 21-mile (34 km) four-lane variable tolling lanes along I-4 in Orlando, scheduled to be completed in 2021.[6] Additional 40 miles (64 km) of variable toll lanes along I-4 currently being studied, which would cover the Orlando metropolitan area.[7]
  • SR 23 (First Coast Expressway) -— Planned 46.5-mile (74.8 km) southwest bypass of the Jacksonville metro area, from I-10 to I-95. A 15-mile (24 km) segment will be completed in 2016. The remaining segment is under design, but not yet scheduled for construction.[8]
  • SR 690 (Gateway Express) -— Elevated east-west highway in central Pinellas County. Project approved in 2014.[9] Construction to begin in 2017 & be complete in 2022.
  • Central Polk Parkway -— Elevated east-west highway in central Pinellas County. Project approved in 2014.[10] Construction to begin in 2017 & be complete in 2022.
  • Heartland Parkway -— Proposed 110-mile (180 km) toll road through interior counties, from southwest of the Orlando metro area to the Fort Meyers-Naples area.[11]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Toll Road Mileage Statistics". Statemaster.com. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  2. ^ "System description". Floridasturnpike.com. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  3. ^ "Florida's Turnpike 50 Year Celebration" (PDF). Florida Department of Transportation. 2007. Retrieved 2009-07-31. 
  4. ^ "SunPass Roads and Bridges". Sunpass.com. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  5. ^ "LeeWay - Start Saving Today". Leewayinfo.com. 2011-08-05. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  6. ^ "FAQs". I-4 Ultimate. Florida Department of Transportation. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "I-4 Express PD&E Study". i4express.com. Florida Department of Transportation. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  8. ^ "About the Project". FirstCoastExpressway.com. Florida Department of Transportation. Retrieved 10 January 2015. 
  9. ^ "Governor Scott Announces Advancement of Gateway Express Project in Pinellas County". flgov.com. Florida Governor's Press Office. Retrieved 10 January 2015. 
  10. ^ "Governor Scott Announces Advancement of Gateway Express Project in Pinellas County". flgov.com. Florida Governor's Press Office. Retrieved 10 January 2015. 
  11. ^ Van Sickler, Michael (1 March 2012). "Road JD Alexander fought for tucked into state budget". Saint Petersburg Times. Retrieved 13 August 2014.