U.S. Route 395 Business (Carson City, Nevada)

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U.S. Route 395 Business

Carson Street
US 395 Bus. highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by Carson City
Length5.7 mi[1] (9.2 km)
Major junctions
South end I-580 / US 50 / US 395 in Carson City
North end I-580 / US 395 in Carson City
CountryUnited States
Highway system
  • Nevada State Highway System
SR 525SR 529 SR 530

U.S. Route 395 Business (US 395 Bus.) is a business route of US 395 in Carson City, Nevada. The route provides access to downtown Carson City from Interstate 580 (I-580). The route was originally part of mainline US 395 before it was realigned around Carson City along I-580. Although still signed as US 395 Business, the route is no longer part maintained by the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) and the ownership has been transferred to Carson City.

Route description

US 395 Bus. begins at an intersection with I-580 north/US 50/US 395 on the south side of Carson City. From there, it proceeds north along Carson Street towards downtown Carson City. The route is a major arterial thoroughfare within the urban area. The route continues straight through the heart of Carson City. US 395 Bus. ends at a northbound merge into I-580/US 395.[1]


Prior to the construction of I-580, It was the main route of US 395 through Carson City.

State Route 529

State Route 529

LocationCarson City, Nevada
Length1.987 mi[2] (3.198 km)
ExistedDecember 29, 1994–November 14, 2018

State Route 529 (SR 529) was a state highway designation that existed concurrently with US 395 Bus. and was the state route designation of the section of the route. At their meeting on November 14, 2018, NDOT's Board of Directors voted to transfer ownership of the remainder of SR 529 (between I-580 and Fairview Drive) to Carson City, in order to facilitate the city's goal to construct a complete streets project on South Carson Street.[3][4]

Major intersections

View northbound along US 395 Bus. in downtown Carson City

The entire route is in Carson City.

I-580 north / US 50 / US 395 – Reno, Fallon, South Lake Tahoe, Minden, Gardnerville
Southern end of US 50 Bus. concurrency
0.40.64Snyder AvenueFormer SR 518 east
2.03.2Fairview Drive, Access RoadFairview Drive was former US 50 east/US 395 north

US 50 Bus. east (William Street) – Dayton, Fallon
Northern end of US 50 Bus. concurrency; former SR 530 east/US 50 east/US 395 north
4.97.9College ParkwayFormer SR 531 east
5.48.7Arrowhead Drive

I-580 north / US 395 north – Reno
Interchange; northbound exit and southbound entrance; I-580 exit 8
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


  1. ^ a b c Google (February 1, 2019). "Overview of US 395 Business" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  2. ^ "State Maintained Highways of Nevada, Descriptions and Maps". Nevada Department of Transportation. 2017. Retrieved March 17, 2017.
  3. ^ Board of Directors (n.d.). "November 14, 2018 Board Packet" (PDF). Nevada Department of Transportation. pp. 1, 210–235. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  4. ^ Board of Directors (n.d.). "December 3, 2018 Board Packet" (PDF). Nevada Department of Transportation. pp. 49–53. Retrieved February 4, 2019. In minutes of November 14, 2018 board meeting

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