Road Information

Interstate 93 in New Hampshire Total Mileage in State: 131 miles
Northern End: At Vermont state line
Southern End: At Massachusetts state line
Mileage covered in Photos: 131 miles
Counties covered in Photos: Rockingham, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Belknap, Grafton
Major Junctions in Photos: I-293 North, in Manchester
I-293 South, in Hooksett
I-89, in Bow
I-393, in Concord 
Control Cities in Photos: Manchester, Hooksett, Concord, Woodstock, Franconia, Littleton

Northbound

   

New Hampshire welcome sign as Interstate 93 North enters the Granite state from Massachusetts.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North assurance shield upon entering the state.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the Rest Area / Welcome Center located near mile marker 1.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 1: To NH 28 / To NH 38 - Rockingham / Park Blvd / Salem  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 2: To NH 28 / NH 97 - Salem / Pelham  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 3 to Nashua and Hudson.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Speed limit signs located near mile marker 4. The speed limit on most rural stretches of Interstate in New Hampshire is 65 mph, with a minimum speed limit of 45 mph.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 3: NH 111 - Windham / North Salem  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Mileage sign located at mile marker 6.2. It's 7 miles to Derry and 18 miles to Manchester.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the Weigh Station located at mile marker 7.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 4 for Robert Frost Farm.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 4: NH 102 - Derry / Londonderry  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 5: NH 28 - North Londonderry  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North approaching the junction of Interstate 293 North - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

At mile marker 18, the speed limit drops to 55 mph as you approach Manchester.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the junction of Interstate 293 North / NH 101 West - Bedford / Manchester. This junction is at mile marker 18.2.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exits 6, 8, and 9S to get to Manchester from I-93, and use Exit 8 for the Civic Arena.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 6: Candia Rd / Hanover St  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 7: NH 101 East - Portsmouth / Seacoast  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 8 for the VA Medical Center and Currier Museum.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 8: To NH 28A - Wellington Rd / Bridge St  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 9N for Southern NH University.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 9N: US 3 North / NH 28 South - Hooksett  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 9S: US 3 South / NH 28 South - Manchester  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 10 for Manchester Community College.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 10: NH 3A - Hooksett  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the junction of Interstate 293 South - Manchester. As the sign also says, this is the last exit before I-93 becomes a toll road briefly. This is near mile marker 26.3.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

At mile marker 27.2, 1 mile before the toll plaza, signs indicate that cash customers should keep to the right, while EZ Pass users can use any lane.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 11: To NH 3A - Hooksett  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the Hooksett Toll Plaza.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the Rest Area / Tourist Info Center / NH State Liquor Store located at mile marker 30.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North approaching the junction of Interstate 89 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Take the next right (Interstate 89 North) for Darthmouth and the Lake Sunapee Region.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the junction of Interstate 89 North - Lebanon / White River Junction, VT. This junction occurs near mile marker 35.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 12S: NH 3A South / To Interstate 89 - Bow Junction  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 12N: NH 3A North - South Main St  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 14 for Concord Airport.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use the next exit (Exit 13) for Capitol Center for the Arts.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 13: US 3 - Manchester St / Downtown  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 15E for NHTI Community College and Discovery Center.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 14 for the State House and Museum of New Hampshire History.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 15E to the speedway.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 14: NH 9 - Loudon Road / State Offices  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 15E: Interstate 393 East / US 4 East / US 202 East - Loudon / Portsmouth  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 15W: US 202 West / To US 3 - North Main St  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 16: NH 132 - East Concord  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Mileage sign located at mile marker 41.2. It's 6 miles to Penacook, 16 miles to Tilton, and 20 miles to Franklin.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 17 for the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Also use Exit 17 to Franklin and Andover.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 17: US 4 / To US 3 / To NH 132 - Penacook / Boscawen  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 18 for Shaker Village Historic Site.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 18: To NH 132 - Canterbury  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the Rest Area located at mile marker 50.6.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use either of the next 2 exits to get to Tilton.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 19: NH 132 - Northfield / Franklin  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Take any of the next 4 exits for the Lakes Region.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 20 to Winnipesaukee, Winnisquam, and Gunstock.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Also use Exit 20 for Tilton School.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 20: US 3 / NH 11 / NH 132 / NH 140 - Laconia / Tilton  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 22: NH 127 - Sanbornton / West Franklin  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 23 to New Hampton School.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Also use Exit 23 to Bristol / Newfound Lake / Mt Washington Valley  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 23: NH 104 / NH 132 - Meredith / New Hampton  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 24: US 3 / NH 25 - Ashland / Holderness  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Warning sign as you near mile marker 76, alerting motorist that dangerous crosswinds may exist for the next mile.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 25 for Plymouth State University and Holderness School.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 25: NH 175A - Holderness Rd / Plymouth  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 26 for Tenney Mtn Hwy and Baker River Valley.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 26: US 3 / NH 25 / NH 3A - Plymouth / Rumney  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 27 for the National Forest Headquarters.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 27: To US 3 - Blair Bridge / West Campton  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 84.6. It's 7 miles to Thornton, 15 miles to Lincoln, and 36 miles to Littleton.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 28 for East Thornton and the Convention Center.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 28: NH 49 / To NH 175 - Campton / Waterville Valley  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 29: US 3 - Thornton  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 30: US 3 - Woodstock / Thornton  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 31: To NH 175 - Tripoli Rd  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North: Road view from mile marker 99. Quite I nice scene if I say so myself.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 32 for Kancamaugus Hwy, Loon Mtn Rd, North Country Center for the Arts, and Lost River.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 32: NH 112 - North Woodstock / Lincoln  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 33: US 3 - North Woodstock / North Lincoln  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North approaching Franconia Notch Parkway - 1 mile. At that point, I-93 will be reduced to one lane in each direction as you pass through Franconia Notch State Park.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 34A: US 3 - The Flume Gorge / Park Information Center  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

At mile marker 104.6, the speed limit drops to 55 mph as you enter Franconia Notch State Park.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Shortly after, the speed limit drops even lower to 45 mph as Interstate 93 prepares to be reduced to one lane in each direction as you pass through the notch.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the turnout for The Basin. As you can see, I-93 serves as the main access road to Franconia Notch State Park's many beautiful places.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

At mile marker 107.8, Interstate 93 is reduced to the single lane that I mentioned earlier.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the turnout for Trailhead Parking  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Sign listing the different exits you should take to access the stated Cannon Mountain points of interest.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at the turnout for Boise Rock  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use either of the next 2 exits for the Old Man Historic Sites.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use the next exit (Exit 34B) to Lafayette Place Campground.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 34B: Cannon Mountain Tramway / Old Man Historic Site  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 34C: NH 18 - Echo Lake Beach / Peabody Slopes / Cannon Mountain  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Sign near mile marker 111.4, indicating that you are now leaving Franconia Notch State Park.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

At mile marker 111.6, the speed limit increases to 65 mph once again, as Interstate 93 returns to being two lanes in each direction.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 35 for Bretton Woods and Crawford Notch.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Also use Exit 35 for Whitefield, Jefferson, and Great North Woods.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Exit 35 will also get you to Berlin-Gorham and White Mountains Community College.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 35: US 3 North - Twin Mountain / Lancaster  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 36: NH 141 - South Franconia  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use either of the next 2 exits to get to Franconia.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 37 for access to the Franconia Historic Sites.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 37: NH 18 / NH 142 - Franconia / Bethlehem  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 38 for Lisbon and Frost Museum.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 38: NH 18 / NH 116 / NH 117 / NH 142 - Franconia / Sugar Hill  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 40: US 302 East - Bethlehem / Twin Mountain  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 41 to the Littleton Historic Sites.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Also use Exit 41 for Cottage St / To Main St. / Downtown  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 41: NH 116 North - Littleton / Whitefield  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Use Exit 42 to Lisbon.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Also use Exit 42 for Meadow St.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 42: US 302 West / NH 10 South - Littleton / Woodsville  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 43: NH 135 / To NH 18 - Littleton / Dalton  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at Exit 44: NH 18 / NH 135 - Monroe / Waterford, VT  (Photo taken 7/26/12).

Interstate 93 North at mile marker 131.6, as you prepare to cross the Connecticut River and into Vermont.  (Photo taken 7/26/12).