I-405 construction

Last update: 11:30 a.m. Friday, July 16

This information changes frequently. Please check back often. Travelers can also call 5-1-1 for real-time traffic and weather updates. If you have questions or comments about I-405 in Washington state that are not addressed by these resources, please contact the I-405 Project Office at 425-456-8585.

I-405, Renton to Bellevue Widening and Express Toll Lanes Project - #9242

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 0.00 - 14.6
Contact: Craig Smiley, Communications, 425-456-8624
Description: WSDOT contractor crews are adding one new lane between SR 167 in Renton and Northeast Sixth Street in Bellevue to create a dual express toll lane system.
Project webpage
Work schedule:

Lane closures

  • Monday, July 19, to the morning of Tuesday, July 20 – One lane of southbound I-405 between Northeast 44th Street and North 30th Street will be closed overnight from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Monday, July 19, to the morning of Thursday, July 22 – One lane of northbound I-405 between Northeast 44th Street and Lake Washington Boulevard Southeast will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, July 20, to the morning of Wednesday, July 21 One lane of southbound I-405 between Lake Washington Boulevard Southeast and Northeast 44th Street will be closed overnight from 10:30 a.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 21, to the morning of Thursday, July 22 One lane of southbound I-405 between Southeast 8th Street and I-90 will be closed overnight from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Wednesday, July 21, to the morning of Thursday, July 22 Up to two lanes of northbound I-405 between North Southport Drive and Northeast 44th Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 21, to the morning of Thursday, July 22 One lane of northbound I-405 between North 30th Street and Northeast 44th Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, July 22, to the morning of Friday, July 23 – One lane of northbound I-405 between Coal Creek Parkway Southeast and Northeast Sixth Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Thursday, July 22, to the morning of Friday, July 23 – One lane of northbound I-405 between SR 167 and Sunset Boulevard North will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Thursday, July 22, to the morning of Friday, July 23 One lane of southbound I-405 between Lake Washington Boulevard Southeast and Northeast 44th Street will be closed overnight from 10:30 a.m. to 5 a.m.

Ramp closures

  • Monday, July 19, to the morning of Wednesday, July 21 The northbound I-405 off-ramp to Lake Washington Boulevard Southeast will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.
  • Tuesday, July 20, to the morning of Wednesday, July 21 The southbound I-405 off-ramp to Northeast 44th Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. A signed detour will be in place. 
  • Wednesday, July 21, to the morning of Thursday, July 22 – The northbound I-405 on-ramp from North 30th Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.
  • Wednesday, July 21, to the morning of Thursday, July 22 The northbound I-405 off-ramp to Northeast 44th Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. A signed detour will be in place. 
  • Thursday, July 22, to the morning of Friday, July 23 – The southbound I-405 on-ramp from Northeast Sixth Street will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.
  • Thursday, July 22, to the morning of Friday, July 23 The southbound I-405 on-ramp from Lake Washington Boulevard Southeast will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.

City street closures

  • No city street closures are currently scheduled.

Trail closures

  • Ongoing through summer/fall 2021 – The King County Eastrail will be closed in both directions between Ripley Lane North in Renton and 106th Avenue Southeast in Bellevue. Trail users will be detoured to the parallel Lake Washington Loop Trail.

I-405/SR 167 Interchange Direct Connector - #8811

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 2.32 – 3.96
Contact: Craig Smiley, Communications, 425-456-8624
Description: WSDOT contractor crews are building a new flyover ramp connecting the HOT lanes on SR 167 to the carpool lanes on I-405 in Renton. This ramp will improve traffic flow and safety at this critical interchange.
Project webpage
Work schedule:

Lane closures

  • No lane closures are scheduled

Ramp closures

  • No ramp closures are scheduled

City street closures

  • No city street closures scheduled at this time.

    Sound Transit's East Link Extension - E320

    Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 10.65
    Contact: Charlie Hockett, Sound Transit, (206) 553-3736
    Description: Sound Transit crews are constructing the East Link light rail extension from Seattle to Redmond.
    Project webpage
    Work schedule:

    • No lane or ramp closures scheduled. 

    Renton to Bellevue Culvert Surveillance Project

    Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 10.65 - 11.25
    Contact: Craig Smiley, Communications, 425-456-8624
    Description: WSDOT contractor crews will inspect storm drains along I-405 from Renton to Bellevue.
    Work schedule:

    • No lane or ramp closures scheduled. 

    I-405 maintenance

    Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 13 - 30
    Contact: DiAngelea Millar, Communications, 206-440-4457
    Description: WSDOT contractor crews will pave I-405.
    Work schedule:

    • No lane or ramp closures scheduled.