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!

Travel Advisory

Due to Service Plaza renovations, the PNC ATM’s are temporarily out of service at the following Service Plazas:

Portage / Brady’s Leap Service Plaza (MP. 197.0 Portage Co.)
Great Lakes / Towpath Service Plaza (MP. 170.1 Cuyahoga Co.)

The Ohio Turnpike apologizes for any inconvenience this temporary interruption of service may cause.

Posted on: October 27, 2014

Travel Advisory

Westbound Ohio Turnpike customers traveling near MP 241.0 (Mahoning Co.) may encounter slow or stopped traffic due to pavement work. Minor travel delays are possible during this construction.

Posted on: October 15, 2014


October 27, 1953- at the peak of construction over 10,000 workers and 2,300 pieces of equipment such as bulldozers, graders, and loaders were used to carve through the Ohio countryside to establish where the future Turnpike roadway would run.