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John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway (Delaware Turnpike)
- Toll Road Name: John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway (Delaware Turnpike), Delaware
- Connecting Cities: Newark to Farnhurst
- On Which Highways: Interstate 95 and Interstate 295
- Cost of the Toll Road: Fixed rate based on axle/weight/distance traveled Vehicle Type Cash E-ZPass 2 Axle (Car, Van, SUV, Motorcycle, Pickup) $4.00 $4.003 Axle (includes trailer) $6.00 $6.004 Axle (includes trailer) $7.00 $7.005 Axle (includes trailer) $9.00 $9.006 Axle (includes trailer) $11.00 $11.00
- Distance of the Toll Road: 13.68 miles -22.02 Km
- How to pay: E-ZPass
- History: On November 15, 1963, a week before his assassination President John F. Kennedy opened the 11 miles of the Delaware Turnpike. The Turnpike is the state’s second controlled-access highway and originally cost $30 million to construct.
- How to Use:The Delaware Turnpike runs between the I-95 between the Maryland border in Newark and Newport; and the I -295 between Newport and Farnhurst. Tolls must be paid while driving both North and South on the Turnpike.
- When to Use:The Delaware Turnpike feeds into the Delaware Memorial Bridge and is therefore one of the few ways of getting across the Delaware River. No good alternative routes are available to drivers traveling up the east coast. Much of the Turnpike passes through wooded areas and it crosses the Christina River The Delaware Welcome Center service plaza is located in the median of I-95 between the DE 896 and DE 273 interchanges east of Newark and provides visitors to the state with useful information.