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Interstate 5
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Route information
Length: 1,381.29 mi (2,222.97 km)
Existed: 1950s – present
Major junctions
South end: Carretera federal 1.svg MX 1 at Mexican border in San Diego, CA
  I-8 in San Diego, CA
I-10 in Los Angeles, CA
I-80 in Sacramento, CA
I-84 in Portland, OR
I-90 in Seattle, WA
North end: BC 99 at Canadian border in Blaine, WA
Highway system

Main route of the Interstate Highway System
Main • Auxiliary • Business

Interstate 5 (sometimes called I-5, or in Southern California, The 5) is a 1,381.29 miles (2,222.97 km) long Interstate Highway in the states of California, Oregon, and Washington. The road goes from Mexican Federal Highway 1 at the United States-Mexican border to British Columbia Highway 99 at the United States-Canadian border. It is the main interstate highway of the West Coast. Nearly 60% of its length is in California.

Cities along the highway

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