Skagit Bridge Detour Information

Update, June 19th: Travel over the Skagit River via I-5 has been restored. A temporary bridge with reduced speed limits has opened. For further information, visit the WSDOT website.


A bridge over the Skagit River along I-5 has collapsed. Plan for detours, heavy traffic and delays.

  • WSDOT now has a toll free number with a recording of updated detour information, as well as the opportunity to speak with a staff member during normal business hours. 1-855-873-0641
  • Traffic cameras have been added at key locations. Click here to access them.
  • Get the latest news at the WSDOT 'What's New' website.
  • The detour will take a different route 6/15 due to a special event.


Transit Information:

Public Bus

  • Regular routes have been restored. Refer to posted schedules for travel via 80x.


  • Boltbus reports travel with no delays. Visit the Boltbus website for additional updates and information.


  • The Bellaire website reports on time travel. Visit the Airporter website for additional and update information.


  • The temporary additional Seattle-Bellingham Amtrak Cascades service ends as I-5 reopens. For more information, read the WSDOT announcement.
Page Updated 11.27.2017