Real-time Highway Information for Drivers, 511 Virginia
Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
Who We Are
The 511 Virginia website provides road conditions (alerts, delays, & Incidents), trip planning, traffic cameras, commuting options, and weather conditions selected by zip code.
511 Virginia smartphone app is now available to meet the growing needs of information on mobile devices. Visit the website to download.
511 is a toll free phone service that gives you up-to-the-minute, accurate information about road conditions, traffic problems, highway construction projects, and more. It also provides information about alternative ways to travel (without a car) that can help you save money, reduce stress, and protect the environment.
Live traffic cameras are updated in real time. Emergency road conditions are updated as soon as the Traffic Operations Centers or Virginia State Police learn of an incident. Other information, such as upcoming construction projects or transit schedule changes, is updated as soon as the VDOT Traffic Operations Centers are notified.