A1(M) J65 Birtley Interchange

Route

A1 and A1(M)

Junction number

65

Markerpost

53/8 D

Name

Birtley Interchange

Type

Non-standard interchange

Terminus

Not a terminus

Other routes

A194(M)

Authority

Highways England

Restricted turns

Some turns restricted

Services

No services

Layout and signage

Tyne Tunnel
South Shields
A194(M) Link
  B1288


    A1231

A194(M)
  Washington
Sunderland
A1231

Lane configuration

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  • Lane 1 is gained from the entry sliproad.
  • Lane 2 continues ahead.
  • Lane 3 continues ahead.
  • Lane 4 exits and does not return.

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  • Lane 1 continues, with option to exit.
  • Lane 2 continues ahead.
  • Lane 3 continues ahead.

Other events

  • Signs End of motorway regulations
  • Signs Start of motorway regulations

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