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Asian Highway 46 (AH46) is a route of the Asian Highway Network within India, from Kharagpur in West Bengal to Dhule in Maharashtra.[1] The route is part of old National Highway 6. [2]


Asian Highway 46
Route information
Length 1,514 km (941 mi)
Major junctions
East end Kharagpur, West Bengal
West end Dhule, Maharashtra
Countries India
Highway system

Asian Highway Network


This highway connects Dhule-Jalgaon-Akola-Amravati-Nagpur-Bhandara-Durg-Bhilai-Raipur-Saraipali-Bargarh-Sambalpur (Odisha)- Debagarh - Kendujhar-Baharagora (Jharkhand)-Kharagpur (West Bengal). [1]


Route in IndiaEdit

Length of AH46 is 1514 km. Various cities and towns in the Indian states of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra lie on AH46 as follows:[1]

Constituent highwaysEdit

AH46 is located entirely within India. National highways have been renumbered since 2010.[3]

New numbered highwaysEdit

Old numbersEdit

Under old numbers, AH46 was part of old NH6 India.


  near Kharagpur, starting point.
  near Nagpur.
  near Dhule, end point.


  1. ^ a b c "United Nations - ESCAP - Asian Highway Database". United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. Retrieved 30 Apr 2018.
  2. ^ Highways in India
  3. ^ "New National Highways notification - Government of India" (PDF). The Gazette of India. Retrieved 4 May 2018.