Malaysia Federal Route 78

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Federal Route 78
Kuala Kedah Highway
Route information
Length: 8.7 km (5.4 mi)
Major junctions
West end: Kuala Kedah
  Jkr-ft--.png Jalan Tok Pasai
Jkr-ft--.png Jalan Pantai Barat Kedah
255 (255) Sultanah Bahiyah Highway
1 Sultan Abdul Halim Highway
East end: Alor Star
Location
Primary
destinations:
Langkawi Island
Kota Kuala Kedah
Alor Janggus
Highway system

Kuala Kedah Highway, Federal Route 78 is a major highway in Kedah, Malaysia. It is also a main route to Langkawi Island via Kuala Kedah.

Route background[edit]

The Kilometre Zero of the Federal Route 78 starts at Kuala Kedah.

Features[edit]

Notable features[edit]

At most section, the Federal Route 78 was built under the JKR R5 road standard, allowing maximum speed limit of up to 90 km/h.

Overlaps[edit]

Alternate routes[edit]

Sections with motorcycle lanes[edit]


List of junctions and towns[edit]

Km Exit Junctions To Remarks
8.7 ALOR SETAR 1 SULTAN ABDUL HALIM HIGHWAY

NORTH
City centre

SOUTH
Kota Sarang Semut
Gurun
Sungai Petani
T-junctions
78 KUALA KEDAH HIGHWAY
Start/End of highway
78
8
Sultanah Bahiyah Highway 255 (255) SULTANAH BAHIYAH HIGHWAY

NORTH
Kangar
Alor Janggus
Kepala Batas
Jitra
E1 AH2 NORTH-SOUTH EXPRESSWAY NORTHERN ROUTE
Hat Yai (Thailand)
Bukit Kayu Hitam

SOUTH
Sungai Petani
Gurun
Kota Sarang Semut
E1 AH2 NORTH-SOUTH EXPRESSWAY NORTHERN ROUTE
Kuala Lumpur
Ipoh
Penang
Pendang
Junctions
Taman Pelangi
Kampung Teluk Chengai Kampung Masjid Lama
Kampung Teluk Kechai
Kampung Teluk Layang
Kampung Lorong Ayer Masin
Jalan Pantai Barat Kedah SOUTH
Jkr-ft--.png JALAN PANTAI BARAT KEDAH
Yan
T-junctions
Taman Juragan
Taman Bahtera
78 KUALA KEDAH HIGHWAY
Start/End of highway
78
0
KUALA KEDAH Jkr-ft--.png JALAN TOK PASAI

WEST
Parking (malaysia).jpg Kuala Kedah ferry terminal
(Ferry to Langkawi Island)

EAST
Kota Kuala Kedah
Junctions