The i-88 is a multi-sectional Interstate Highway that travels generally in a
east-west direction thru 2 US states, those states being; Illinois and New York.
i-88 being a
multi-sectional highway (not a contiguous highway) ... the eastern section of the
i-88 runs thru just 1 state, that being New York ... while the western section of the
runs thru just 1 state; that being Illinois.
The city of Rotterdam NY is
located at it's east end ... and the city of
East Moline IL is located at it's west end.
The major interstate highways that intersect the i-88 include the;
i-81, and i-90.
The i-88 covers a total combined of distance of aprox. 285 miles (both
sections) ... while the eastern section of the i-88 that runs thru New York
state is aprox. 118
miles long and can be travelled in aprox. 1.97 hrs. with a sustained travelling speed averaging 60
miles-per-hour ... while the western section of the i-88 that runs thru Illinois is aprox.
just 141 miles long and can be travelled in aprox. 2.3 hrs. with a sustained travelling speed averaging 60
Some of the cities located along the i-88 corridor include;
- DeKalb, IL,
- Dixon, IL,
- Naperville, IL,
- Rochelle, IL,
- Rotterdam, NY,
- SEE ALSO:
i-88 traffic directory.