Road Information

Interstate 29 in Missouri Total Mileage in State: 123 miles
Northern End: At Iowa state line
Southern End: At I-35/I-70, in Kansas City
Mileage covered in Photos: 29 miles
Counties covered in Photos: Platte, Buchanan
Major Junctions in Photos: I-435 South, near Platte City
I-229 North, near St. Joseph
Control Cities in Photos: Platte City, St. Joseph

Northbound

   

Interstate 29 North / Interstate 435 West shield signs located at mile marker 14.4.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Speed limit signs located near mile marker 14.6. The speed limit on most rural Missouri freeways is 70 mph, with a minimum speed limit of 40 mph.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 14.8.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 15: Mexico City Ave  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North approaching Exit 17 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 16.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 17: Interstate 435 South - Topeka  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 17.4, as the road snakes around a bit near Platte City.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 18: MO 92 - Platte City / Smithville  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North shield sign located near mile marker 18.5.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 19.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 19: Route HH - Main St  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 20.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Take the next exit (Exit 20) for Weston Bend and Lewis and Clark State Parks.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 20: MO 273 North - Tracy / Weston  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 21.4.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 22. It's 4 miles to the junction of Route U and Route E, and 26 miles to St. Joseph.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 22.2.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 23.6.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at the Weigh Station located at mile marker 24.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 25: Route U / Route E - Camden Point  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 26.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at the Rest Area located at mile marker 27.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 29.2.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 30: Route H / Route Z - New Market / Dearborn  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 31.4.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 33.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 35.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 35: Route DD - Faucett  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 36. It's 12 miles to St. Joseph and 135 miles to Council Bluffs.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 38.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 39.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 40.6. As you can see from the electronic traffic alert sign in the background, I-29 was closed at this time at mile marker 110 due to the Missouri River flooding. People headed to Iowa would have to take a long detour to get around the road closure.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Use any of the next 7 exits to get to St. Joseph.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North approaching Exit 43 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North: Road view from mile marker 42.  (Photo taken 7/27/11).

Interstate 29 North at Exit 43: Interstate 229 North - Downtown St. Joseph  (Photo taken 7/27/11).