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Express Lanes Launch Free Mobile App to Improve Customer Experience

Apr 7, 2016

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Alexandria, Va. – The Express Lanes today announced the launch of a new mobile app that offers customers convenient access to real-time Express Lanes data via mobiles devices.  Using the free app, customers can access current toll prices, live traffic camera feeds, live travel advisory signs and important information on how to use the Express Lanes.

By registering for a new account using the Express Lanes app, drivers can also take care of missed tolls on the go.  Drivers who create a new account will be entered for a chance to win one month of free travel on the 495 and 95 Express Lanes.

“We are committed to helping drivers enjoy smooth travel on the 495 and 95 Express Lanes,” said Nic Barr, vice president of operations, Transurban.  “The Express Lanes App provides unprecedented access to real-time data that will help our customers more easily plan their travel.  Today you can quickly and conveniently get toll prices, check traffic and even pay missed tolls directly from your phone.”

The app is available for download from the Google Play Store® and the Apple App Store®.

The Express Lanes App is the first mobile application designed exclusively for a toll facility in Virginia.

About the Express Lanes

The 495 and 95 Express Lanes operate on I-495/Capital Beltway and I-95 to provide drivers with faster and more predictable travel options in Northern Virginia.  Together the 495 and 95 Express Lanes create a region-wide network of free-flowing lanes for nearly 40 miles from the Dulles Toll Road to Stafford County.  Delivered through a public-private partnership between the Virginia Department of Transportation and Transurban, the Express Lanes give drivers reliable travel choices on two of northern Virginia’s most congested roadways.  For more information, please visit



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