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Summer 2016 Travel Tips

BUFFALO, BY / NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Today, In anticipation of the upcoming Canada Day and Independence Day holidays and busy summer travel seasons, the Niagara Internatioal Transportation Technology Coalition (NITTEC), Niagara Falls Bridge Commission, and Buffalo and Fort Erie PUblic Bridge Authority (Peace Bridge Authority) offered a series of travel tips for motorists within the BUffalo Niagara region as well as those crossing the U.S./Canada Border. Read More...

NIAGARA FALLS BRIDGE COMMISSION ELECTS 2016 OFFICERS - February 5, 2016 
LEWISTON, NEW YORK - The Niagara Falls Bridge Commission (NFBC), the bi-national entity that owns and operates the Rainbow, Whirlpool Rapids and Lewiston-Queenston Bridges between Canada and the United States, elected its 2016 slate of officers during the Commission’s Annual General Meeting. Linda L. McAusland of the Province of Ontario was elected Chairperson and Russell G. Quarantello of the State of New York was elected Vice-Chairperson. In addition, John Lopinski of the Province of Ontario was elected Secretary and Harry R. Palladino of the State of New York was elected Treasurer. Marcia T. Heit of the Province of Ontario, Francis A. Soda of the State of New York, Ernest K. Smith of the Province of Ontario, and Kathleen L. Neville of the State of New York comprise the other members of the NFBC Board. Read More...

 

NO TOLLS AT AREA BRIDGES ON CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY 
Today the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission (NFBC) announced that it will not charge tolls in celebration of the Christmas Holiday. Read More...

 

NIAGARA FALLS BRIDGE COMMISSION ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT John A. Lopinski Appointed by Premier Wynne –  JULY 13, 2015
The Niagara Falls Bridge Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. John A. Lopinski, CA, CPA to the Board of Commissioners, effective immediately.  Mr. Lopinski was appointed to the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission by Ontario Premier, Kathleen Wynne. Read More...

 

$4.5M RENOVATION OF RAINBOW BRIDGE BUS INSPECTION FACILITY COMPLETE - June 26, 2015
Construction project will improve operational functionality of border crossing
LEWISTON, NY – Today the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission (NFBC) announced that construction work related to the renovation of the Rainbow Bridge Canadian plaza bus processing facility has been completed. This project encompassed a series of infrastructure enhancements, additional bus queuing and processing space, exterior canopy modifications, relocation of existing boilers, shifting of the Canada-bound Currency Exchange, and additional secondary inspection parking capacity. Read More

 

Traffic Conditions

Real-time traffic conditions as of: Sun Jul. 31, 2016 05:15 AM

To U.S.A. Lewiston
Queenston
Rainbow** Whirlpool**
(Nexus Only)
Peace
Bridge
Autos  No Delay No Delay N/A  No Delay
Trucks  No Delay N/A N/A  No Delay
Nexus N/A N/A CLOSED  No Delay
To Canada Lewiston
Queenston
Rainbow** Whirlpool**
(Nexus Only)
Peace
Bridge
Autos  No Delay No Delay N/A  No Delay
Trucks  No Delay N/A N/A  No Delay
Nexus  No Delay N/A CLOSED  No Delay
LQ: Lewiston Queenston Bridge, RB: Rainbow Bridge
WP: Whirlpool Bridge, PB: Peace Bridge
LQ  No Delay  No Delay N/A
RB** No Delay N/A CLOSED
WP** N/A N/A CLOSED
PB  No Delay  No Delay  No Delay
LQ  No Delay  No Delay  No Delay
RB** No Delay N/A N/A
WP** N/A N/A CLOSED
PB  No Delay  No Delay  No Delay
** Real-time technology is not currently available at the Rainbow Bridge and Whirlpool Bridge.
These bridges are updated hourly by the Niagara Falls Bridge Commission.

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NEXUS is designed to expedite the border clearance process for low-risk, pre-approved travellers into Canada and the United States. For more information...
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FREE AND SECURE TRADE (FAST) PROGRAM

The Free and Secure Trade (FAST) program is a commercial clearance program designed to ensure safety and security while expediting legitimate trade across the Canada-U.S. border.  For more information...
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Main Office Administration & Mailing Address

5365 Military Rd.
Lewiston, NY 14092

The Niagara Falls Bridge Commission

Niagara Falls' reputation as a natural world wonder and honeymoon capital of the planet beckons visitors from around the globe. 

But it is the bridges that actually bring most of them here. 

No other single factor contributes more to tourism growth - indeed the export trade economy overall - than the NFBC's three monumental linkages of concrete and steel. Niagara Falls crossings rank second only to Kennedy International as the busiest port of entry between the U.S. and Canada. If you are about to travel over Niagara's gorge, your vehicle will take one of about 7.2 million passages expected this year on NFBC bridges.

Contact Us: Land Lines

  1-716-285-6322
  1-716-282-3292
  1-905-354-5641
  1-905-353-6644

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