Welcome to the Ohio Turnpike, a 241-mile toll road offering one of the safest, best and most convenient routes for motorists to reach east/west destinations along the northern corridor of Ohio.

We provide excellent customer service and amenities to meet travelers’ wants and needs, including state-of-the-art service plazas, a variety of restaurant choices, and routine maintenance for a smooth, pleasant trip.

We think you’ll agree – when you take the Ohio Turnpike you are choosing a better way to travel. We hope you enjoy your visit to our great state and your travel experience on the Ohio Turnpike!

No Fuel

Attention Ohio Turnpike Customers:

Starting at 8 PM Tuesday, September 2, 2014 the Tiffin River  Service Plaza (Milepost 20.8) Eastbound will not have fuel available while Sunoco upgrades its dispensing equipment. We thank you for your patience and understanding during this temporary interruption of fuel service.

Posted on: August 28, 2014

Travel Advisory

Ohio Turnpike customers exiting at Interchange 209 (Warren/S.R. 5) will encounter a detour for S.R. 5 Eastbound due to a road closure; ODOT has posted a detour for customers traveling in the area.

Posted on: August 20, 2014


October 1, 1955- at 12:01 a.m. Governor Frank H. Lausche stated over the loud speaker, “Remove all barricades! Open the gates!” and the entire 241-mile Ohio Turnpike was officially in operation.