Plan Ahead: Start Planning Your Route Ahead of I-465 Closure

(INDIANAPOLIS) The Indiana Department of Transportation is closing a portion of I-465 starting Friday, August 9. 

I-465 EB/NB will be closed from I-65 to I-70 on the Southeast side of Indianapolis. 

All lanes will be closed from 9 p. m. Friday for 15 days and will reopen Saturday, August 24. 

As part of the closure, Old U.S. 421 and the Shadeland collector lanes will be closed as well. 

INDOT is encouraging drivers to plan ahead and find alternate routes during the closure. Be prepared for slow and stopped traffic and plan extra time.

Posted Detour 

Thru traffic can take I-70 EB through Indianapolis to get to I-465 NB. 

I-74 EB traffic can take I-465 SB to I-65 NB to I-70 EB to get to I-465 NB.

Alternate Routes

For I-465 EB:

  • Raymond St.
  • Brookville Rd./English Ave.
  • Southeastern Ave. 
  • Washington St.
  • New York St.
  • 10th St.

For I-465 NB:

  • Shadeland Ave.
  • Emerson Ave.
  • Arlington Ave.
  • Franklin Rd.
  • Post Rd.
  • Mt. Comfort Rd.

For I-74 EB to I-465: 

  • Post Rd. to I-70 WB
  • S County Line Rd to N Cumberland Rd to I-70 WB
  • S.R. 9 to I-70 WB