Japan National Route 49

National Route 49 is a national highway of Japan connecting Iwaki, Fukushima and Chūō-ku, Niigata in Japan, with a total length of 246.4 km (153.11 mi).

National Route 49 shield
National Route 49
Route information
Length246.4 km[1] (153.1 mi)
Existed1 April 1963–present
Highway system
National Route 48 National Route 50


Route 49 was designated on 18 May 1953 as National Route 115, and this was redesignated as Route 49 when Route 115 was promoted to a Class 1 highway.

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  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.