Expressways in Japan - Banetsu Expressway

Banetsu Expressway
磐越自動車道

The Banetsu Expressway connects the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Japan coastal regions, running from Fukushima Prefecture in the east to Niigata Prefecture in the west.

From Tokyo, the Banetsu Expressway starts as a branch off the Tohoku Expressway at Koriyama JCT and travels west towards many of the ski and snowboard resorts in the Bandai and Inawashiro regions of Fukushima Prefecture. It continues into Niigata Prefecture ending at the Niigata Chuo IC.

The Banetsu Expressway is often used to get to:
Ski resorts in the Bandai area of Fukushima Prefecture
Ski resorts in the Inawashiro area of Fukushima Prefecture
Between Fukushima and Niigata

See also:

>> Driving in Japan
>> Regional Expressway connections

 

Banetsu Expressway
Interchanges, Junctions, Parking Areas and Services Areas on the Banetsu Expressway between Iwaki JCT in Fukushima Prefecture and Niigata Chuo IC in Niigata Prefecture

IC = Interchange; JCT = Junction; PA = Parking Area; SA = Service Area; SIC = Smart IC exit

Name Prefecture Distance from Kawaguchi JCT Distance from Koriyama JCT Notes
Iwaki JCT いわきJCT Fukushima
291.6km 71.4km Joban Expressway
Iwaki Miwa IC いわき三和IC 282.8km 62.6km  
Saiso PA 差塩PA 272.9km 52.7km  
Ono IC 小野IC 256.4km 36.2km  
Abukuma Kogen SA 阿武隈高原SA 244.8km 24.6km Service Area
Funehiki Miharu IC 船引三春IC 235.9km 15.7km  
Miharu PA 三春PA 232.1km 11.9km Parking Area
Koriyama Higashi IC 郡山東IC 227.9km 7.7km  
Koriyama JCT 郡山JCT 220.2km >>> Tohoku Expressway
Gohyakugawa PA 五百川PA 225.3km 5.1km Parking Area
Bandai Atami IC 磐梯熱海IC 228.4km 8.2km  
Inawashiro Bandai Kogen IC 猪苗代磐梯高原IC 246.4km 26.2km  
Bandaisan SA 磐梯山SA 254.1km 33.9km Service Area
Bandai Kawahigashi IC 磐梯川東IC 260.3km 40.1km  
Aizu Wakamatsu IC 会津若松IC 266.3km 46.1km  
Niitsuru PA SIC 新鶴PA・SIC 273.5km 53.3km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Aizu Bange IC 会津坂下IC 281.2km 61.0km  
Nishi Aizu IC PA 西会津IC・PA 292.6km 72.4km Parking Area
Kamikawa PA 上川PA Niigata
311.4km 91.2km Parking Area
Tsugawa IC 津川IC 315.0km 94.8km  
Mikawa IC 美川IC 322.8km 102.6km  
Aganogawa SA 阿賀野川SA 329.8km 109.6km Service Area
Yasuda IC 安田IC 337.7km 117.5km  
Gosen PA 五泉PA 340.0km 119.8km Parking Area
Niitsu IC 新津IC 347.3km 127.1km  
Niitsu Nishi SIC 新津西SIC 353.3km 133.1km Smart IC exit
Niigata PA 新潟PA 357.4km 137.2km Parking Area
Niigata Chuo JCT 新潟中央JCT 360.7km 140.5km Hokuriku Expressway
Nihonkai Tohoku Expressway
Niigata Chuo IC 新潟中央IC 361.5km 141.3km  

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