Kita-Kobe Route

The Kita-Kobe Route (神戸線, Kita-Kobe-sen), signed as Route 7, is one of the routes of the Hanshin Expressway system serving the Keihanshin area. It is an intercity route that travels in an west to east direction from Kobe to Nishinomiya, with a total length of 35.6 kilometers (22.1 mi).[1]

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Hanshin Expressway Route 7 Kita-Kobe Route
The Kita-Kobe Route highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by Hanshin Expressway Company, Limited
Length35.6 km (22.1 mi)
Major junctions
West end Daini-Shinmei Road
East end Chūgoku Expressway
Highway system
National highways of Japan
Expressways of Japan

List of interchangesEdit

The entire expressway lies within Hyōgo Prefecture

Kobe0.00.07-01Ikawadani  Daini-Shinmei Road – HimejiWestern terminus; westbound exit, eastbound entrance
1.91.27-02Nagaidani    Kitasen Road – to San'yō Expressway, Kobe-Awaji-Naruto Expressway (Akashi Bridge), TokushimaWestbound entrance, eastbound exit
4.83.07-03 / 7-04ZenkaiHyōgo Prefecture Route 65 – Seishin New Town, Academic TownParking area
7.14.4Fusehata   Kobe-Awaji-Naruto Expressway (Akashi Bridge) – to San'yō Expressway, Tokushima
7.34.57-05Fusehata-nishiHyōgo Prefecture Route 16Westbound entrance, eastbound exit
8.85.57-06Fusehata-higashiHyōgo Prefecture Route 22Westbound exit, eastbound entrance
9.76.0Shirakawa    Kobe-Yamate Route – to Kobe Route, Bayshore Route, Osaka
10.76.67-07Shiowase no muraParking area / Shiowase no muraNo access to public roads
13.68.57-08AinaHyōgo Prefecture Route 52 – Suzurandai
18.211.37-09Minotani  Shin-Kobe Tunnel south – Central Kobe
7-10 / 7-11KaratonishiHyōgo Prefecture Route 95 (Rokkō Toll Road) – Mount Rokkō
26.316.3Arimaguchi  branch route – Sanda, GoshaWestbound entrance, eastbound exit
26.716.67-12ArimaguchiHyōgo Prefecture Route 51Westbound entrance, eastbound exit
Nishinomiya29.818.57-13 / 7-14Nishinomiya-minamiHyōgo Prefecture Route 82 – Arima Onsen
32.320.17-15Nishinomiya-Yamaguchi-higashi  National Route 176 – Sanda, TakarazukaWestbound entrance, eastbound exit
32.420.17-16Nishinomiya-Yamaguchi-higashi  Chūgoku Expressway – Takarazuka, OsakaEastern terminus; westbound entrance, eastbound exit
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Expressway Map". Hanshin Expressway Company. Retrieved 16 April 2020.
  2. ^ Google (17 April 2020). "Kobe Route" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 17 April 2020.

External linksEdit