Pensacola Bay Bridge Detour Routes

The Pensacola Bay Bridge (Three-Mile Bridge) remains closed following damage sustained during Hurricane Sally. Use Garcon Point Bridge on Hwy. 281 or Hwy. 87 as detour routes. The Garcon Point Bridge toll has been suspended.

Estimated Current Travel Times

To Pensacola Beach From Pensacola Beach
From I-10 at Scenic Hwy. (Exit 17) to Pensacola Beach
00
MINUTES
Via Garcon Point Bridge
00
MINUTES
Via Hwy. 87

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From Pensacola Beach to I-10 at Scenic Hwy. (Exit 17)
00
MINUTES
Via Garcon Point Bridge
00
MINUTES
Via Hwy. 87

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From Pensacola Airport to Pensacola Beach
00
MINUTES
Via Garcon Point Bridge
00
MINUTES
Via Hwy. 87

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From Pensacola Beach to Pensacola Airport
00
MINUTES
Via Garcon Point Bridge
00
MINUTES
Via Hwy. 87

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Busiest Times

From I-10 at Scenic Hwy. (Exit 17) to Pensacola Beach via Garcon Point Bridge. Seven day average.

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Traffic Cameras

I-10 Avalon Blvd Exit Looking South
I-10 Avalon Blvd Exit looking South

I-10 Avalon Blvd Exit looking West
I-10 Avalon Blvd Exit looking West

I-10 Escambia Bay Bridge looking East
I-10 Escambia Bay Bridge looking East

I-10 near Avalon Blvd. looking East
I-10 near Avalon Blvd. looking East

 

How do I travel from Pensacola to Gulf Breeze or Pensacola Beach? 

  • Travel north on I-110 to I-10 eastbound.
  • Take I-10 eastbound to Exit 22 (Avalon Boulevard/State Road 281).
  • Travel south on S.R. 281, cross the Garcon Point Bridge, and continue to U.S. 98.
  • Travel west on U.S. 98 to Gulf Breeze and Pensacola Beach.

How do I travel from Gulf Breeze or Pensacola Beach to Pensacola? 

  • Take U.S. 98 eastbound to State Road 281.
  • Travel north on State Road 281.
  • Continue north on S.R. 281, crossing the bay via the Garcon Point Bridge.
  • At I-10, turn west to Pensacola.