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Whirlpool Rapids Bridge Traffic Conditions

 

Latest Niagara Falls, New York, weatherThis page contains the most current information on traffic conditions, border wait times, weather and road conditions for the Whirlpool Rapids Bridge border crossing. You may need to refresh this page periodically to get current information.

For  complete information on this border crossing including times of operation and contact information see our Whirlpool Rapids Bridge page.

There are two sources for wait time information for Whirlpool Bridge – The Niagara Bridge Commission and the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol.  Each service may show slightly different wait times.

Current Wait Time Entering the U.S. – Whirlpool Bridge
Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol
At 7:00 am EST
no delay
1 lane(s) open
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Current Wait Times Entering the U.S. 
To U.S.A. Lewiston
Queenston
Rainbow** Whirlpool**
(Nexus Only)
Peace
Bridge
Autos  No Delay No Delay N/A  No Delay
Trucks  No Delay N/A N/A  No Delay
Nexus N/A N/A No Delay  No Delay

Source: The Niagara Falls Bridge Commission
Real-time technology is not currently available at the Rainbow Bridge and Whirlpool Bridge. These bridges are updated hourly by the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission.

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Current Wait Times Entering Canada
To Canada Lewiston
Queenston
Rainbow** Whirlpool**
(Nexus Only)
Peace
Bridge
Autos  No Delay No Delay N/A  No Delay
Trucks  No Delay N/A N/A  No Delay
Nexus  No Delay N/A No Delay  No Delay

Source: The Niagara Falls Bridge Commission
Real-time technology is not currently available at the Rainbow Bridge and Whirlpool Bridge. These bridges are updated hourly by the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission.

Map of Whirlpool Rapids Bridge Border Crossing Area

Click on the “Traffic” button to see current congestion data if available.  This map is interactive so you may zoom in or out.  

Current Road Conditions in New York and Ontario

We have special pages showing all current road advisories for the State of New York and the Province of Ontario. These pages show problems such as roadway accidents, snow or ice, lane closures or blockages, construction, road restrictions, traffic problems, and roadwork around the border crossing.

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