Road Information

Interstate 680 in Iowa    
Total Mileage in State: 29 miles
Eastern End: At I-80, in Neola
Western End: At Nebraska state line
Mileage covered in Photos: 29 miles
Counties covered in Photos: Pottawattamie
Major Junctions in Photos: I-29, near Crescent
I-80, in Neola
Control Cities in Photos: Crescent, Loveland, Neola

Eastbound

   

Iowa welcome sign as Interstate 680 East enters the Hawkeye State from Nebraska by crossing the Missouri River. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

The speed limit on Interstate 680 East in Iowa starts out at 65 mph with a minimum speed limit of 40 mph. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at Exit 1: County Road (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East approaching the junction of Interstate 29 - 1 1/2 miles. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

State-named Interstate 680 East reassurance shield. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Approaching the junction of Interstate 29 - 1/2 mile. To remain on I-680 East, you will have to take a loop ramp ahead. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Follow Interstate 680 East to Des Moines. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Take Exit 3B to Ski Area. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at Exit 3A: Interstate 29 South - Council Bluffs (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East will join up with Interstate 29 North ahead for a concurrency of roughly 9.5 miles. The ramp ahead to continue on Interstate 680 East and merge onto Interstate 29 North is a sharp loop ramp. The advised speed on it is 25 mph. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at Exit 3B: Crescent (Photo taken 5/29/16).

View of the ramp to remain on Interstate 680 East and merge onto Interstate 29 North. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North at Exit 61B: Interstate 680 West - North Omaha (Photo taken 5/29/16).

State-named Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North reassurance shields. During this concurrency, the mileage and exit numbers are based off I-29's mileage. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Speed limit signs on Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North. The speed limit is 70 mph with a minimum speed limit of 40 mph. These are the standard speed limits on most rural Interstate highways in Iowa. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Mileage sign on Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North. It's 14 miles to Missouri Valley, 86 miles to Sioux City, and 131 miles to Des Moines. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North at mile marker 63. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North at Exit 66: Honey Creek (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North at mile marker 67. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Another set of state-named Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North reassurance shields. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North approaching Exit 71 - 2 miles. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North approaching Exit 71 - 3/4 mile. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East / Interstate 29 North at Exit 71: Interstate 680 East - Des Moines (Photo taken 5/29/16).

View of the ramp for Exit 71, as Interstate 680 East departs to head directly east toward Interstate 80 to Des Moines. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East as it departs from Interstate 29 North. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Standalone state-named Interstate 680 East reassurance shield. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Mileage sign on Interstate 680 East. It's 19 miles to Logan and 122 miles to Des Moines. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 14. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Rest Area on Interstate 680 East. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 17. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 19. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at Exit 21: CR L34 - Logan / Beebeetown (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Another state-named Interstate 680 East reassurance shield. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 22. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Mileage sign on Interstate 680 East. It's 10 miles to Neola and 112 miles to Des Moines. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 24. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 26. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East approaching the junction of Interstate 80 and the eastern terminus of I-680 - 2 1/2 miles. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 27. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at mile marker 28. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at Exit 28: IA 191 / CR G8L - Neola / Persia (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East approaching Exits 29A-B and its eastern terminus - 1/2 mile. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Overhead Interstate 680 East END shield approaching the junction of Interstate 80 at Exits 29A-B. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East at Exit 29A: Interstate 80 East - Des Moines; Exit 29B: Interstate 80 West - Council Bluffs (Photo taken 5/29/16).

View on Interstate 680 East at its eastern terminus, as it prepares to pass under Interstate 80 before merging into its eastbound lanes. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East passing under Interstate 80. (Photo taken 5/29/16).

Interstate 680 East as its traffic from Exit 29A merges into the eastbound lanes of Interstate 80. (Photo taken 5/29/16).