Japan National Route 18


Japan National Route 18

Infobox road
state=Japan
type=National
route=18
name_notes=nihongo|国道18号|Kokudō jūhachi-gō
maint=


length_km=194
length_round=
length_ref=
established=
direction_a=
terminus_a=
junction=
direction_b=
terminus_b=
browse=
commons=category
customcommons=Route 18 (Japan)

National Route 18 is a national highway connecting Takasaki, Gunma and Joetsu, Niigata in Japan.

Route Data

*Length: 194 km (120.6 mi)
*Origin: Takasaki City (originates at junction with Route 17)
*Terminus: Joetsu City (ends at Junction with Route 8)
*Major cities: Komoro, Ueda, Chikuma, Nagano

History

*1952-12-04 - First Class National Highway 18 (from Takasaki to Joetsu)
*1965-04-01 - General National Highway 18 (from Takasaki to Joetsu)

Municipalities passed through

*Gunma Prefecture
**Takasaki - Annnaka
*Nagano Prefecture
**Karuizawa - Miyota - Komoro - Tomi - Ueda - Sakaki - Chikuma - Nagano - Obuse - Nagano - Iizuna - Shinano
*Niigata Prefecture
**Myōkō - Jōetsu - Myōkō - Jōetsu

Intersects with

*Gunma Prefecture
**Routes 17, 354 and 406; at Takasaki City
*Nagano Prefecture
**Route 146; at Karuizawa Town
**Route 141; at Komoro City - Ueda City
**Routes 143, 144 and 152; at Ueda City
**Route 403; at Chikuma City
**Routes 19, 117 and 406; at Nagano City
* Niigata Prefecture
** Route 292; at Myoko City
** Route 405; at Joetsu City
** Routes 8 and 350; at the terminus in Joetsu City

Bypasses

Among other sections already finished, a bypass running on the west side of the Chikuma River from the extreme southern part of Nagano City to Ueda is currently under contsruction. As of 2008, only a small amount of sections of this bypass has been completed. The completed sections are in Ueda, just west of the Chikuma River, and in Chikuma from Inariyama to just south of Yawata.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Japan National Route 25 — National Route 25 国道25号 (Kokudō nijūgo gō? …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 20 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=20 name notes=国道20号 Kokudō nijū gō maint= length km=225.0 length round= length ref= established= direction a=South terminus a=Jct|state=Japan|Route|1|Route|4|Route|6|Route|14|Route|15|Route|17 in… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 19 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=19 name notes= nihongo|国道19号|Kokudō jūkyū gō maint= length km=258.9 length round= length ref= established= direction a= terminus a= junction= direction b= terminus b= browse= commons=category… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 9 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=9 name notes= nihongo|国道9号|Kokudō kyū gō maint= length km=644.1 length round= length ref= established= direction a= terminus a= junction= direction b= terminus b= browse= commons=category customcommons …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 12 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=12 name notes= nihongo|国道12号|Kokudō jūni gō maint= length km=135.7 length round= length ref= established= direction a= terminus a= junction= direction b= terminus b= browse= commons=category… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 14 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=14 name notes= nihongo|国道14号|Kokudō jūyon gō maint= length km=39.7 length round= length ref= established= direction a= terminus a= junction= direction b= terminus b= browse= commons=category… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 15 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=15 alternate name=First Keihin name notes= nihongo|国道15号|Kokudō jūgo gō maint= length km=29.2 length round= length ref= established= direction a= terminus a= junction= direction b= terminus b= browse=… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 3 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=3 name notes= nihongo|国道3号|Kokudō San gō maint= length km=392.1 length round= length ref= established= direction a=South terminus a= junction= direction b=North terminus b= browse= commons=category… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 5 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=5 name notes= maint= length km=739.0 length round= length ref= established= direction a=South terminus a= junction= direction b=North terminus b=Jct|state=Japan|Route|12 in Chūō ku, Sapporo browse=… …   Wikipedia

  • Japan National Route 36 — Infobox road state=Japan type=National route=36 name notes= nihongo|国道36号|Kokudō sunjūroku gō maint= length km=133.0 length round= length ref= established= direction a= terminus a= junction= direction b= terminus b= browse= commons=category… …   Wikipedia