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Interstate 87
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Map of the northeastern United States with I-87 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by NYSTA and NYSDOT
Length: 333.49 mi (536.70 km)
Existed: August 14, 1957 – present
Major junctions
South end: I-278 in The Bronx
  I-95 in The Bronx
I-287 in Elmsford / Hillburn
Palisades Parkway in Nanuet
G.S. Parkway in Chestnut Ridge
NY 17 near Harriman
I-84 near Newburgh
I-90 in Albany
US 11 near Champlain
North end: A-15 at the Canadian-American border in Champlain (town), New York
Highway system

Main route of the Interstate Highway System
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NY 86 I-88

Interstate 87 is an Interstate Highway in the state of New York in the United States. It goes from New York City north to Champlain at the Canada border. The route is 333.49 miles (536.70 km) long. The southern half of the interstate (between NYC and Albany) is part of the New York State Thruway (tollway). North of Albany, the highway is called the Adirondack Northway. Its short length through the NYC borough of the Bronx is called the Major Deegan Expressway.

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