Interstate 381 Virginia

North End
South End
Bristol, VA Map


The Interstate 381 constitutes a freeway spur from I-81 toward Downtown Bristol, Virginia. There are no mainline interchanges along the highway. Unsigned Virginia State Route 381 extends south from the freeway end at Keys Street to U.S. 11/19/421 at Euclid Avenue.


Interstate 381 opened to traffic by 1962.1

Signs for Virginia 381 along Commonwealth Avenue were removed by 2005. The set of flashers with Keys Street at the freeway south end were replaced with traffic lights light by 2007. Widening of Interstate 81 at the north end was completed by 1998.

Route Information

  • North End – Bristol, VA

  • South End – Bristol, VA

  • Mileage – 1.67

  • Cities – Bristol

  • JunctionsI-81

Source: December 31, 2017 Interstate Route Log and Finders List

I-381 Annual Average Daily Traffic (AADT)

Location Vehicles per day
US 11 to I-381 19,000
SR 381 to I-81 16,000

North End I-81 US 58 – Bristol, Virginia

South End Virginia 381 – Bristol, Virginia

Page updated April 14, 2010.