The Hunter Expressway opened to traffic on 22 March 2014. It has improved travel times for motorists between Newcastle and the Upper Hunter and has improved journeys across the broader network.
Preliminary traffic data shows around 20,000 vehicles per day using the Hunter Expressway on weekdays and weekends.
See more information about the positive traffic impacts of the Hunter Expressway.
Hunter Expressway Milestones And Achievements 2013 Brochure
How to use the Hunter Expressway brochure
The Hunter Expressway is a 40 kilometre expressway link that will reduce travel times between Newcastle and the Upper Hunter.
The Hunter Expressway will provide significant improvements in travel time and safety for motorists travelling in this part of the Hunter region.
There are six interchanges where motorists can access the expressway. These interchanges are located at the M1 Pacific Motorway/Newcastle Link Road, Buchanan, Kurri Kurri, Loxford, Allandale and Branxton.
This brochure has been prepared to explain which interchange to use for your journeys.Read More>>