Road Information

Interstate 70 in Pennsylvania Total Mileage in State: 168 miles
Eastern End: At Maryland state line
Western End: At West Virginia state line
Mileage covered in Photos: 95 miles
Counties covered in Photos: Washington, Westmoreland, Bedford, Fulton
Major Junctions in Photos: I-79 in Washington
I-76 (PA Turnpike) in New Stanton
I-76 (PA Turnpike) in Breezewood
Control Cities in Photos: Washington, New Stanton, Bedford, Breezewood

Eastbound

WV State Line to I-76 (PA Turnpike)
   

"Pennsylvania Welcomes You" sign as Interstate 70 East enters the Keystone state from West Virginia.  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 1:  West Alexander  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 6:  PA 231 - Claysville  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 11:  PA 221 - Taylorstown  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Use any of the next 5 exits to get to Washington, PA.  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 15:  US 40 - Chestnut St  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 16:  Jessop Place  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 17:  PA 18 - Jefferson Avenue  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 18:  Interstate 79 North - Pittsburgh  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 19A:  US 19 South - Murtland Avenue  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 19B:  US 19 North - Murtland Avenue  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 20:  PA 136 - Beau Street  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 21:  Interstate 79 South - Morgantown  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 25:  PA 519 - Eighty Four / Glyde  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 27:  Dunningsville  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 31:  Kammerer  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 32A:  PA 917 - Ginger Hill  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 32B:  To PA 917 South - Bentleyville  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 35:  PA 481 - Monogahela / Centerville  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 37A:  PA Toll 43 South - California  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 37B:  PA Toll 43 North - Pittsburgh  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 39:  Speers  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 40:  PA 88 - Charleroi / Allenport  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 41:  PA 906 - Belle Vernon / Monessen  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 42:  N Belle Vernon  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 43:  PA 201 / To PA 837 - Donora / Fayette City  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 44:  Arnold City  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 46A:  PA 51 South - Uniontown  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 46B:  PA 51 North - Pittsburgh  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 49:  Smithton  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 51A:  PA 31 East - Mt Pleasant  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 51B:  PA 31 West - West Newton  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 53:  Yukon  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 54:  Madison  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 57:  New Stanton  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

This is the point at which Interstate 70 joins up with Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike). You must exit off here to stay on I-70 East.  (Photo taken 5/24/10).

I-70/I-76 Exit 146 to MD State Line

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from near mile marker 146. The mileage on this stretch of I-70 changes once you exit the turnpike at Breezewood to stay on I-70, since I-70 and I-76 run together for a while and it is marked by the I-76 mileage.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Mileage sign on Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East near mile marker 147. It's 16 miles to the Breezewood exit and 34 miles to the Fort Littleton exit.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East at the Midway Service Plaza turnoff at mile marker 147. This is the last service plaza on the turnpike until near the Fort Littleton interchange.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from near mile marker 148.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from mile marker 149.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from near mile marker 150. The PA Turnpike has plenty of emergency turn-offs like the one you can faintly see in this picture.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from mile marker 151.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from near mile marker 153.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from near mile marker 154.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East: Road view from near mile marker 155.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Mileage sign near mile marker 156 on Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East indicating that the next sevice plaza, the Sideling Hill Service Plaza, is 15 miles ahead.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East approaching Exit 161 - 2 miles. This is the Breezewood interchange, which is a major junction on the PA Turnpike since it is where I-70 branches off from the turnpike to head southeast toward the Maryland border.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Warning sign on Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East near mile marker 159, warning truck drivers that they should avoid using US 30 East at the upcoming exit due to steep grades and very sharp curves.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East approaching Exit 161 - 1 1/2 miles.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

A follow-up warning sign for truck drivers located near mile marker 160. This one gives the details of why truck drivers should avoid using US 30 East at the upcoming exit.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Take the next right for Exit 161, which is coming up in about 1/2 mile.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 / Interstate 76 (PA Turnpike) East at Exit 161: US 30 / To Interstate 70 East - Breezewood / Baltimore. It is at this point that I-70 branches off on its own.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching the (crowded) toll booth off the Breezewood exit.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 East: This is the connector road taking you from the turnpike to I-70 East. With Pennsylvania's ridiculous road design, you are forced to first briefly follow US 30 West to get to I-70. This exit is for US 30 East, but is not numbered.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 East: This is the infamous Breezewood interchange. At this point, you are actually on US 30 West, and have to make a left turn at a light to continue on I-70 East.  (Photo taken 7/23/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 149: South Breezewood  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East shield sign near mile marker 149.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 149. From this point, it's 125 miles to Washington DC and 127 miles to Baltimore.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 150.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching Exit 151 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 151: PA 915 - Crystal Spring  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East at the Rest Area near mile marker 154.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching Exit 156 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 156 - PA 643 - Town Hill. I think it might be time for PennDOT to replace this old sign.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 156.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Mileage sign on Interstate 70 East just past mile marker 156. It's 7 miles to Amaranth, 118 miles to Washington DC, and 120 miles to Baltimore.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 159.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching Exit 163 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 162.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 163: PA 731 South - Amaranth  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Sign near mile marker 165 warning motorists that they should remain on Interstate 70 East to get to US 522 South.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from near mile marker 165.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching Exit 168 - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 167.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East at Exit 168: PA 522 North - Warfordsburg. This is the last exit on I-70 East in Pennsylvania.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Mileage sign located near mile marker 168. It's 3 miles to Hancock, MD while it's 106 miles to Washington DC and 108 miles to Baltimore.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching Exit 1A - 2 miles. This exit is the first exit in Maryland on I-70 East.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 169.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East: Road view from mile marker 170, as I-70 prepares to cross into Maryland.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).

Interstate 70 East approaching Exit 1A - 1/2 mile. Since this exit is in Maryland, that means that you are about 1/2 mile from the Maryland border at this point.  (Photo taken 8/8/10).