Japan National Route 28

National Route 28 (国道28号, Kokudō nijūhachi-gō) is a national highway connecting Kobe and Tokushima in Japan. It is the only national highway that traverses Awaji Island as the route uses ferries to connect the two cities of Naruto, Tokushima and Akashi, Hyōgo.[2]

National Route 28 shield

National Route 28
国道28号
Route information
Length85.7 km[1] (53.3 mi)
Major junctions
South endJapanese National Route Sign 0011.svg Route 11 in Naruto, Tokushima
North endJapanese National Route Sign 0002.svg Route 2 in Akashi, Hyōgo
Highway system
National highways of Japan
Expressways of Japan
Japanese National Route Sign 0027.svg National Route 27Japanese National Route Sign 0029.svg National Route 29

Route dataEdit

HistoryEdit

  • 4 December 1952 - First Class National Highway 28 (from Kobe to Tokushima)
  • 1 April 1965 - General National Highway 28 (from Kobe to Tokushima)

Intersects withEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "一般国道の路線別、都道府県別道路現況" [Road statistics by General National Highway route and prefecture] (PDF) (in Japanese). Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Retrieved 19 February 2020.
  2. ^ 一般国道28号 (in Japanese). Kinki Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Retrieved 27 November 2010.