Travel Advisory

CONTACT: Kathleen Walker
Phone: 267.326.3856
March 8, 2016

Express E-ZPass Lane Closures Scheduled for March 9 and 10 At the
Delaware River Bridge Cashless Tolling Point 

Seven-hour closure needed for crews to repair electronic toll equipment.


The Pennsylvania Turnpike advises motorists that the westbound left lane at the Delaware River Bridge Cashless Tolling Point at milepost 359 in Bristol Township, Bucks County, will be closed for seven hours from 10 p.m. on March 9 to 5 a.m. on March 10.  A single-lane pattern will allow motorist to utilize the right lane of the bridge where E-ZPass and PA Turnpike TOLL BY PLATE will be operational.

The closure is needed for maintenance crews to repair electronic toll equipment. This work will proceed as weather permits. Message boards will be in place to alert motorists of the closure and traffic shifts.

Motorists can tune to radio 1640 AM for detour information and traffic conditions or call the Turnpike Roadway Information line at 866-976-TRIP (8747). Changeable message signs will also provide information on closures and detours. Motorists are encouraged to plan travel accordingly.

Motorists can also get Turnpike information by visiting the live online Travel Conditions Map at The Turnpike’s TripTalk app streams audio advisories to iPhone and Droid users so they can keep their hands on the wheel and eyes on the road. To download the free app, visit

To report Turnpike emergencies, dial *11 on your mobile phone.