Metaline Falls / Nelway


Metaline Falls / Nelway Border Crossing

The Metaline Falls / Nelway border crossing is located on Washington Hwy 31 and British Columbia Hwy 6.

Traffic Camera at Metaline Falls / Nelway Border Crossing

Live Traffic Camera – Metaline Falls at Washington State Route 31 about 16 miles south of the Canadian Border. Source: WSDOT

Current weather at the Metaline Falls / Nelway border crossing

Metaline Falls / Nelway Port Information

  • Daytime only service 8am to 12am year round
  • Limited border hours may change.  Call border office or confirm hours of operation.
  • You can get traffic information for Washington over the phone using the 511 system. Simply dial 5-1-1 and say “traffic”. If you cannot dial 511 on your phone you can also use the toll-free number 1-800-695-7623
  • To hear current road conditions in British Columbia you can call (800)-550-4997.
  • Port GPS coordinates- Latitude & Longitude: 48.999901, -117.29992

Map of Metaline Falls / Nelway Border Crossing Area

Click on the “Traffic” button to see current traffic information if available.  This map is interactive so you may zoom in or out.  Drag the orange “man” to the map to see a street view if available in this area. You can get directions to this border crossing by clicking on the “Directions” link below the map.

Telephone Numbers for the Border Customs Offices at Metaline Falls and Nelway

  • Metaline Falls U.S. Customs Office Telephone Number: (509) 446-4421
  • To contact Canadian Customs or other border services at this port call the Canadian Border Information Service (BIS) which can answer your questions or transfer you directly to the Canadian port.

Current Road Conditions in Washington and British Columbia

We have special pages showing all current road advisories for the State of Washington and the Province of British Columbia. 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.

Traffic Alerts for Northeast Washington

Below are the travel alerts issued by the Washington State Department of Transportation for Northeast Washington which includes the area around the border crossing. This reports all major accidents, weather related problems, construction and other events that may affect your travel.

SR 20 Both Directions - SR 20 - Sherman Pass: compact snow and ice. There are no restrictions at this time. Last Updated: 3/22/2018 9:40 AM More Info
At milepost 319
SR 21 Both Directions - SR 21 milepost 145.5 at Gold Creek, 17 miles south of Republic has a one-lane bridge with a 10 mile per hour speed limit until further notice. Follow traffic control in place and yield to on-coming traffic. Last Updated: 11/28/2017 10:08 AM More Info
At milepost 146
Garland Both Directions - Street Maintenance Curb Ramp Project. Crews will be working on Garland Avenue between Division and Howard. Traffic control will be in place. Last Updated: 3/16/2018 10:28 PM More Info

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