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King's Highway 405 runs east-west connecting the QEW to the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge and I-190 in New York.
 
Western Terminus: Junction of QEW between St. Catharines and Niagara Falls.
 
Eastern Terminus: Canada/U.S. border at the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge.
 
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Pictures are arranged from west to east.

Location Description Photo
Westbound Eastbound
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view merging onto Toronto-bound QEW showing the marker indicating the end of 405.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view approaching the QEW. There is no access to Fort Erie-bound QEW and westbound traffic will merge onto Toronto-bound QEW.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view approaching the QEW.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view past the QEW.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view showing the advance signage for the Stanley Avenue exit. As the warning at the bottom indicates, this is the last exit before the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge to the USA and 405's only Canadian exit. Travelers can actually do a U-turn past the Duty Free store before the bridge, but they will have to clear Canadian customs.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view showing more advance signage for the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view showing the 2 km advance signage for the Glendale Avenue exit on the QEW.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view passing under Concession 6 Road.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view from Concession 6 Road.

Photograph taken in March 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Concession 6 Road.

Photograph taken in March 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view passing under Concession 6 Road.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view past Concession 6 Road.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view past the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view showing the sign indicating that St. Catharines is accessible via the next four exits.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view at the 6 km marker.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view past the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view past the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view past the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Some sage advice painted on the overpass at Four Mile Creek Road.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Westbound view passing over St. Paul Avenue/Four Mile Creek Road.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Westbound view past the Stanley Avenue exit showing the sign giving the distances to St. Catharines, Hamilton and the Center of the Universe.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Westbound view entering 405 from the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in February 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Eastbound view on Niagara Townline Road approaching the exit for 405 west.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Westbound view on Niagara Townline Road at the exit for 405 west.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Westbound view from Stanley Avenue.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Northbound view on Stanley Avenue approaching 405.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Northbound view on Stanley Avenue passing over 405.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Southbound view on Stanley Avenue at the exit for 405 east.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

City of Niagara Falls
Eastbound view from Stanley Avenue.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view on Portage Road approaching the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Portage Road showing the last marker for 405.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view from Portage Road showing the 1 km advance signage for the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Portage Road showing the overhead signage designating the car and truck lanes.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view from Portage Road showing the 2 km advance signage for the Stanley Avenue exit.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Portage Road showing the 800 m advance signage for the end of 405.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Portage Road showing the 200 m advance signage for the end of 405.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view from Portage Road showing the first marker for 405.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view from Portage Road showing the sign designating 405 as the General Brock Parkway. The general was killed at the Battle of Queenston Heights during part of the War of 1812 and is memorialized throughout Canada.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view from Portage Road showing the sign welcoming visitors to Ontario.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Portage Road showing the overhead signage for the currency exchange and duty free shop.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Signs for 405 leaving Queenston Heights Park.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from Portage Road showing the overhead signage for the currency exchange and duty free shop.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view past the toll booth.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
A look at the toll booth as seen from Portage Road.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view on Portage Road showing an additional set of 3 km advance signage for 405.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view on Portage Road showing the 3 km advance signage for 405. Cyclists like your photographer crossing into the U.S.A. can enter the parking lot at left and cross into the eastbound lanes at the toll booth.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Westbound view past Canadian Customs.

Photograph taken in October 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Sign for 405 on the Niagara Parkway at the roundabout near Queenston Heights Park.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Another sign for 405 on the Niagara Parkway at the roundabout near Queenston Heights Park.

Photograph taken in August 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view from the Niagara Parkway showing the undercarriage of the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge. Despite the fact that it passes directly underneath the bridge, there is no direct access to the bridge from the Niagara Parkway. Motorists must use the Stanley Avenue exit, while cyclists are able to use an entrance off Portage Road near Queenston Heights Park.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Looking northeast at the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge from the Niagara Parkway.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Looking northeast at the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge from the Niagara Parkway.

Photograph taken in August 2014.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view at the Queenston-Lewiston Duty Free store.

Photograph taken in August 2015.
Regional Municipality of Niagara

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Eastbound view approaching the bridge. Unlike the case at the other three Niagara bridges, a U-turn is legal, though it does necessitate a trip through Canadian customs.

Photograph taken in August 2015.

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