How bad is traffic on Interstate 65?

What are the busiest times of day for traffic on Interstate 65? I’ll have to take 65 to get to work starting next month and I want to know if my commute is going to be longer than anticipated.

Liz Jenson · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Traffic on Interstate 65 is usually pretty manageable, but there are definitely certain areas and times that see worse traffic than others! It’s usually best to avoid driving on I-65 from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM as this is when traffic is at its highest.
Traffic is also often worse close to large cities along the interstate, such as:
If you’re commuting during these times or close to these cities, you should plan some extra time for your drive to make sure that you get to work on time.
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