Drivers may also want to avoid the heavily traveled Peace Arch and Pacific Highway crossings in Blaine and cross instead at the state highway 9 port of entry in Sumas. The Sumas crossing has a newly constructed NEXUS lane operating between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., seven days a week. The Lynden port of entry, on state highway 539 is also available from 8 a.m. until midnight.
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