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Traveling in North Dakota

Tools to make your travels in North Dakota easier

Traveling in North Dakota

North Dakota Tourism and the North Dakota Department of Transportation welcome you to North Dakota and hope your visit here will be legendary. We hope the information found here and on other pages are helpful as you visit our remarkable state.

Speed Limit

75 miles per hour on interstate highways, except where otherwise posted around major cities. 65 miles per hour on all other primary and secondary highways, except where otherwise posted.

Statewide Road Report

Call 511, 1-866-MY ND or 1-866-696-3511.

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Emergency assistance


Regulations for Interstate Buses

ICC Operating Authority Buses entering North Dakota must have ICC operating authority and be enrolled in the Single State Registrations System (SSRS) prior to entering the state.

Highway Use Permits

North Dakota is a member of the International Registration Plan (IRP). A $20 permit is required if not a member of IRP.

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Motor Fuel Tax Requirements

A $15 permit must be purchased if not a member of the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA).

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