Van Wyck Expressway, Whitestone Expressway, Whitestone Bridge

Northbound Views

Exit 2 is for Rockaway Boulevard.
Photos taken August 2014.
Exit 3 is for Linden Boulevard.
Photos taken August 2014.
Exit 13 is for Northern Boulevard (NY 25A) and Astoria Boulevard. There is also access to the Grand Central Parkway, although there is no signage to indicate so. The Van Wyck Expressway ends here. I-678 continues straight ahead as the Whitestone Expressway.
Photos taken May 2012.
Exit 14 is for Linden Place.
Photos taken May 2016.
Exit 15 is for 20 Avenue.
Photos taken 2013-2014.
Exit 16 is for the Cross Island Parkway, which begins here at the Whitestone Expressway just south of the Whitestone Bridge.
Photos taken December 2013.
Exit 17 is for 3 Avenue.
Photos taken May 2016.
The Whitestone Bridge crosses the East River from Queens to the Bronx.
Photos taken 2010-2014.
There is a toll barrier after the bridge.
Photos taken January 2010.
Exit 18 is for Lafayette Avenue.
Photos taken June 2014.
I-678 ends here at a very large interchange called the Bruckner Interchange. Exit 19N is for the Bruckner Expressway (I-95) north. Exit 19S is for the Cross Bronx Expressway (I-95) south. Exit 19W is for the Bruckner Expressway (I-278) west. All trucks must use one of these three exits. Continue straight ahead for the Hutchinson Parkway, which is not open to trucks. In addition to I-678, I-95, I-278, and the Hutchinson Parkway, a fifth highway, I-295, is part of this interchange, but it is not possible to access it from I-678.
Photos taken May 2016.

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