About Nevada 511
Nevada 511 is a free service provided by the Nevada Department of Transportation that brings traffic and transportation information into a one-stop resource for commuters and motorists in Nevada. Nevada 511 provides up-to-the-minute traffic conditions and is available via the website, mobile app, dialing “511” by telephone from within Nevada or by dialing the toll-free number “1-877-NVROADS” if calling from outside of Nevada.
Nevada 511 greatly benefits motorists and commuters. By using any of the Nevada 511 resources, motorists can make informed decisions about planning trips, possible alternate routes and departure times. This can improve individual drivers' trips, helps reduce congestion and improve safety on state highways.
Nevada 511 provides motorist information about crashes, construction, road conditions, emergency notifications and weather on Nevada’s interstate and state highways. Traffic technicians across the state report these events in the system in real-time 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Traffic data and travel information offered on the Nevada 511 service is managed by a partnership of public and private agencies. Traffic data is received from traffic monitoring devices on Nevada's roads such as traffic cameras, message signs, and weather sensors, and from third-party data providers.
Nevada 511 also provides a personalized traveler service (My511) to help you better navigate Nevada’s highways. This is a free subscription-based service that allows a user to customize the traveler information that is important for them. If enrolled in a My511 account, users can save commonly used routes and cameras and subscribe to text, email, and push notifications for specified events.
Nevada Department of Transportation will continue to update and enhance the information, features, and functions provided by the Nevada 511 service, so please check back often and leave suggestions!