Road Information

Interstate 185 in South Carolina    
Total Mileage in State: 17 miles
Northern End: At US 29/Henrydale Dr, in Greenville
Southern End: At I-385, near Mauldin
Mileage covered in Photos: 17 miles
Counties covered in Photos: Greenville, Mauldin
Major Junctions in Photos: I-85, near Greenville
I-385, near Mauldin
Control Cities in Photos: Greenville, Mauldin

Southbound

   
State-named Interstate 185 South reassurance shield at its beginning, which is US 29 at Henrydale Drive in Greenville. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

State-named Interstate 185 South reassurance shield at its beginning, which is US 29 at Henrydale Drive in Greenville.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 16. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 16.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The speed limit starts out at 55 mph on Interstate 185 South, with a minimum speed limit of 45 mph. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The speed limit starts out at 55 mph on Interstate 185 South, with a minimum speed limit of 45 mph.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 16 - 1/2 mile. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 16 - 1/2 mile.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 16: US 25 / SC 20 - Piedmont (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 16: US 25 / SC 20 - Piedmont  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Gore point signage for Exit 16 was absent, as seen here. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Gore point signage for Exit 16 was absent, as seen here.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

State-named Interstate 185 South reassurance shield. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

State-named Interstate 185 South reassurance shield.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Mileage sign on Interstate 185 South. It's 2 miles to the junction of Interstate 85 and 142 miles to Atlanta. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Mileage sign on Interstate 185 South. It's 2 miles to the junction of Interstate 85 and 142 miles to Atlanta.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 14B - 1/4 mile. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 14B - 1/4 mile.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 14B: Interstate 85 South / US 29 South - Atlanta (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 14B: Interstate 85 South / US 29 South - Atlanta  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Gore point signage for Exit 14B as Interstate 185 South is briefly reduced to a single lane approaching Exit 14A. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Gore point signage for Exit 14B as Interstate 185 South is briefly reduced to a single lane approaching Exit 14A.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 14A. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 14A.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 14A: Interstate 85 North - Spartanburg. Beyond this interchange, I-185 South becomes a toll road. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 14A: Interstate 85 North - Spartanburg. Beyond this interchange, I-185 South becomes a toll road.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 13. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 13.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South reassurance shield with a tab indicating that this portion of I-185 is a toll road. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South reassurance shield with a tab indicating that this portion of I-185 is a toll road.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

As the tolled portion of Interstate 185 South begins, the speed limit increases to 65 mph. The 45 mph minimum speed limit still applies as it does on all South Carolina Interstates. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

As the tolled portion of Interstate 185 South begins, the speed limit increases to 65 mph. The 45 mph minimum speed limit still applies as it does on all South Carolina Interstates.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Mileage sign on Interstate 185 South. It's 2 1/2 miles to the junction of SC 20, 13 miles to the junction of Interstate 385 (which is the southern/eastern terminus of I-185), and 104 miles to Columbia. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Mileage sign on Interstate 185 South. It's 2 1/2 miles to the junction of SC 20, 13 miles to the junction of Interstate 385 (which is the southern/eastern terminus of I-185), and 104 miles to Columbia.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Exit 12 ahead is the final exit before the first of two toll plazas on Interstate 185 South. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Exit 12 ahead is the final exit before the first of two toll plazas on Interstate 185 South.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 12: SC 153 - Easley (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 12: SC 153 - Easley  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The first of two toll plazas on Interstate 185 South is 1 mile ahead. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The first of two toll plazas on Interstate 185 South is 1 mile ahead.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South as it curves to the east, at the southwestern corner of the Greenville area. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South as it curves to the east, at the southwestern corner of the Greenville area.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

This sign lists the toll schedule for the upcoming toll plaza on Interstate 185 South. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

This sign lists the toll schedule for the upcoming toll plaza on Interstate 185 South.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Approaching the first toll plaza 1/2 mile ahead, Palmetto Pass account holders are reminded to keep left while cash customers should keep right. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Approaching the first toll plaza 1/2 mile ahead, Palmetto Pass account holders are reminded to keep left while cash customers should keep right.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 11. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 11.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

As the toll plaza comes into view, the speed limit decreases to 45 mph. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

As the toll plaza comes into view, the speed limit decreases to 45 mph.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Nearing the toll plaza, Palmetto Pass account holders should use the left lane to bypass the toll plaza. Cash customers should remain in the right lane to enter the toll booths. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Nearing the toll plaza, Palmetto Pass account holders should use the left lane to bypass the toll plaza. Cash customers should remain in the right lane to enter the toll booths.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

View of the toll plaza approaching the cash lanes. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

View of the toll plaza approaching the cash lanes.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Close up view of the first of two toll plazas on Interstate 185 South. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Close up view of the first of two toll plazas on Interstate 185 South.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 10: SC 20 - Piedmont Highway (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 10: SC 20 - Piedmont Highway  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 9. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 9.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South reassurance shield with toll tab. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South reassurance shield with toll tab.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Mileage sign on Interstate 185 South. It's 9 miles to the junction of Interstate 385 and 100 miles to Columbia. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Mileage sign on Interstate 185 South. It's 9 miles to the junction of Interstate 385 and 100 miles to Columbia.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 8. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 8.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Exit 7 ahead is the final exit before an additional toll will be required on Interstate 185 South. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Exit 7 ahead is the final exit before an additional toll will be required on Interstate 185 South.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Take Exit 7 to SC Technology and Aviation Center. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Take Exit 7 to SC Technology and Aviation Center.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 7: US 25 - Augusta Rd / Greenwood (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 7: US 25 - Augusta Rd / Greenwood  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 6. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 6.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Ever since leaving the first toll plaza on Interstate 185 South, the speed limit increased to 70 mph with a minimum of 45 mph. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Ever since leaving the first toll plaza on Interstate 185 South, the speed limit increased to 70 mph with a minimum of 45 mph.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 5. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 5.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 4: Fork Shoals Rd. Exact change is required to pay the toll at the end of the ramp for this exit. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 4: Fork Shoals Rd. Exact change is required to pay the toll at the end of the ramp for this exit.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 3. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 3.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The second and final toll plaza on Interstate 185 South is 1 mile ahead. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The second and final toll plaza on Interstate 185 South is 1 mile ahead.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Once again, the toll schedule for the second toll plaza on Interstate 185 South is shown on this sign. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Once again, the toll schedule for the second toll plaza on Interstate 185 South is shown on this sign.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Similar to the approach to the first toll plaza, Palmetto Pass account holders are reminded to keep left at the toll plaza 1/2 mile ahead. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Similar to the approach to the first toll plaza, Palmetto Pass account holders are reminded to keep left at the toll plaza 1/2 mile ahead.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The speed limit decreases to 45 mph as you near the second toll plaza. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The speed limit decreases to 45 mph as you near the second toll plaza.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 2. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 2.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Palmetto Pass account holders should keep to the left here to bypass the toll booths. The speed limit is 45 mph for the Palmetto Pass lane, while it is 30 mph for the cash lanes. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Palmetto Pass account holders should keep to the left here to bypass the toll booths. The speed limit is 45 mph for the Palmetto Pass lane, while it is 30 mph for the cash lanes.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching the second and final toll plaza's cash lanes.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

View of the second toll plaza's cash lanes.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Leaving the toll plaza on Interstate 185 South, the speed limit is 65 mph. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Leaving the toll plaza on Interstate 185 South, the speed limit is 65 mph.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 1B - 1 mile. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South approaching Exit 1B - 1 mile.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 1. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at mile marker 1.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 1A: Neely Ferry Road / E Standing Springs Road (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 1A: Neely Ferry Road / E Standing Springs Road  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 1B: Interstate 385 South - Columbia (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Interstate 185 South at Exit 1B: Interstate 385 South - Columbia  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

This long ramp to Interstate 385 North is also called the Robert A. "Bud" Hubbard Memorial Bridge. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

This long ramp to Interstate 385 North is also called the Robert A. "Bud" Hubbard Memorial Bridge.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The speed limit on this long ramp decreases to 50 mph. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The speed limit on this long ramp decreases to 50 mph.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The ramp to Interstate 385 North provides access to SC 417 - Mauldin / Simpsonville via this unnumbered exit. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

The ramp to Interstate 385 North provides access to SC 417 - Mauldin / Simpsonville via this unnumbered exit.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Nearing the end of the ramp to Interstate 385 North, we finally see this Interstate 185 End shield. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Nearing the end of the ramp to Interstate 385 North, we finally see this Interstate 185 End shield.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

View of the ramp to Interstate 385 North as it curves to the north to meet I-385. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

View of the ramp to Interstate 385 North as it curves to the north to meet I-385.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Here we see the ramp come to an end as it merges into the northbound lanes of Interstate 385 to head toward downtown Greenville. (Photo taken 5/27/17).

Here we see the ramp come to an end as it merges into the northbound lanes of Interstate 385 to head toward downtown Greenville.  (Photo taken 5/27/17).