Expressways in Japan - Hokuriku Expressway

Hokuriku Expressway
北陸自動車道

The Hokuriku Expressway officially begins in Niigata Prefecture and goes in a south westerly direction, ending at Maihara JCT in Shiga Prefecture. The junction numbering actually begins at Maibara.

This expressway services the Hokuriku region of the north central coastline of Honshu island with large parts of the route generally following the national Route 8 road and the Hokuriku Honsen train line.

The Hokuriku Expressway is often used to get to:
Southern areas of Niigata Prefecture
Hakuba region of Nagano Prefecture
Toyama
Ishikawa
Fukui

See also:

>> Driving in Japan
>> Hakuba Travel Guide
>> Myoko Travel Guide
>> Madarao Travel Guide

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Hokuriku Expressway
Interchange Exits, Junctions, Parking Areas and Services Areas on the Hokuriku Expressway between Maihara JCT in Shiga Prefecture and Niigata Chuo JCT in Niigata Prefecture

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

Name Prefecture Distance from Maihara JCT Notes
Maihara JCT 米原JCT Shiga
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Maihara IC 米原IC 0.7km  
Kanda PA 神田PC 4.6km Parking Area
Nagahama IC 長浜IC 9.6km  
Kinomoto IC 木之本IC 23.4km  
Shizugatake SA 賤ヶ岳SA 25.6km Service Area
Tone PA 余呉PA Fukui
37.9km Parking Area
Tsuruga JCT 敦賀JCT 45.5km  
Tsuruga IC 敦賀IC 46.6km  
Suizu PA 杉津PA 57.0km Parking Area
Imajo IC 今庄IC 68.1km  
Nanjo SA SIC 南条SA・SIC 72.0km Service Area Smart IC exit
Takefu IC 武生IC 80.6km  
Sabae IC 鯖江IC 86.0km  
Kita Sabae PA 北鯖江IC 89.1km Parking Area
Fukui IC 福井IC 97.2km  
Fukui Kita JCT IC 福井来たJCT・IC 103.6km  
Maruoka IC 丸岡IC 110.4km  
Onagatani PA 女形谷PA 113.4km Parking Area
Kanazu IC 金津IC 120.9km  
Kaga IC 加賀IC Ishikawa
128.2km  
Amagozen SA 尼御前SA 136.7km Service Area
Katayamazu IC 片山津IC 140.7km  
Ataka PA SIC 安宅PA・SIC 144.7km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Komatsu IC 小松IC 149.3km  
Mikawa IC 美川IC 160.3km  
Tokumitsu PA SIC 徳光PA・SIC 164.7km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Hakusan IC 白山IC 170.1km  
Kanazawa Nishi IC 金沢西IC 172.5km  
Kanazawa Higashi IC 金沢東IC 180.2km  
Kanazawa Morimoto IC 金沢森本IC 183.4km  
Fudoji PA 不動寺PA 184.7km Parking Area
Oyabe IC 小矢部IC Toyama
197.8km  
Oyabegawa SA 小矢部川SA 199.9km Service Area
Oyabe Tonami JCT 小矢部礪波JCT 203.3km Tokai Hokuriku Expressway
Tonami IC 礪波IC 207.2km  
Takaoka Tonami SIC 高岡礪波SIC 213.1km Smart IC exit
Takaoka PA 高岡PA 216.1km Parking Area
Kosugi IC 小杉IC 221.5km  
Kureha PA 呉羽PA 224.4km  
Toyama Nishi IC 富山西IC 226.7km  
Toyama IC 富山IC 234.1km  
Nagaresugi PA SIC 流杉PA・SIC 240.7km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Tateyama IC 立山IC 246.4km  
Namerikawa IC 滑川IC 254.5km  
Arisoumi SA 有磯海SA 261.6km Service Area
Uozu IC 魚津IC 263.8km  
Kurobe IC 黒部IC 273.4km  
Nyuzen PA SIC 入善PA・SIC 277.9km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Asahi IC 朝日IC 282.1km  
Etchu Sakai PA 越中境PA 288.5km Parking Area
Oyashirazu IC 親不知IC Niigata
299.4km  
Itoigawa IC 糸魚川IC 311.9km  
Rendaiji PA 蓮台寺IC 313.5km Parking Area
Nou IC 能生IC 326.5km  
Nadachitanihama IC SA 名立谷浜IC・SA 341.6km Service Area
Joetsu JCT 上越JCT 351.4km Joshinetsu Expressway
Joetsu IC 上越IC 355.8km  
Ogata PA 大潟PA 364.4km Parking Area
Kakizaki IC 柿崎IC 373.8km  
Yoneyama IC SA 米山IC・SA 385.2km Service Area
Kashiwazaki IC 柏崎IC 397.2km  
Kariwa PA 刈羽PA 405.8km Parking Area
Nishiyama IC 西山IC 407.9km  
Ozumi PA 大積PA 414.8km Parking Area
Nagaoka JCT 長岡JCT 421.5km Kanetsu Expressway
Nakanoshima Mitsuke IC 中之島見附IC 432.2km  
Sakae PA SIC 栄PA・SIC 441.5km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Sanjo Tsubame IC 三条燕IC 447.5km  
Maki Katahigashi IC 巻潟東IC 457.6km  
Kurosaki PA SIC 黒崎PA・SIC 467.0km Parking Area Smart IC exit
Niigata Nishi IC 新潟西IC 472.8km  
Niigata Chuo JCT 新潟中央JCT 476.5km Banetsu Expressway

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