New Hampshire Route 28

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New Hampshire Route 28 marker

New Hampshire Route 28
Map of southeastern New Hampshire with NH 28 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by NHDOT
Length: 85.20 mi[1] (137.12 km)
Major junctions
South end: Route 28 in Methuen, MA
  NH 28 Bypass in Derry
I‑93 in Londonderry
I‑293 / NH 101 in Manchester
US 3 in Manchester
I‑93 in Hooksett
US 4 / US 202 / NH 9 in Epsom
NH 11 / NH 28A in Alton
North end: NH 16 in Ossipee
Location
Counties: Rockingham, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Belknap, Carroll
Highway system
NH 27 NH 31

New Hampshire Route 28 is an 85.20-mile-long (137.12 km) north–south state highway in eastern New Hampshire. It connects the town of Ossipee in east-central New Hampshire with Salem on the Massachusetts border, while passing through Manchester, the largest city in the state.

The southern terminus of NH 28 is on the Massachusetts state line in Salem in south central New Hampshire; it keeps the Route 28 designation in the Massachusetts city of Methuen. The northern terminus is at the junction with New Hampshire Route 16, the White Mountain Road, in Ossipee, in northern New Hampshire.

Route 28 parallels Interstate 93 south of Manchester, going slightly northwest, but it goes northeast north of Manchester.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Rockingham Salem 0.00 0.00 Route 28 (Broadway) – Methuen Continuation into Massachusetts
2.3 3.7 NH 38 (Rockingham Park Blvd.) – Pelham Northern terminus of NH 38
3.3 5.3 NH 97 (Main St.) – Haverhill MA Western terminus of NH 97
Windham 5.6 9.0 NH 111 – Windham, Hampstead To I‑93
Derry 11.1 17.9 NH 28 Bypass (S. Main St.) – Concord Southern terminus of NH 28 Bypass
12.7 20.4 NH 102 (Broadway) To I‑93
Londonderry 16.6 26.7 I‑93 Exit 5 on I-93
17.9 28.8 NH 128 (Mammoth Rd.) – Londonderry Northern terminus of NH 128
19.5 31.4 NH 28A (Mammoth Rd.) – Hooksett Southern terminus of NH 28A
Hillsborough Manchester 21.7 34.9 I‑293 / NH 101 – Salem, Portsmouth, Concord, Bedford Exit 1 on I-293/NH 101
25.7 41.4 US 3 south (Hooksett Rd.) South end of US 3 concurrency
Merrimack South Hooksett 26.8 43.1 I‑93 – Salem, Boston, Concord, Plymouth Exit 9 on I-93
28.1 45.2 NH 28A (Mammoth Rd.) – Londonderry Northern terminus of NH 28A
28.7 46.2 NH 27 (Whitehall Rd.) – Candia, Raymond Western terminus of NH 27
Hooksett 29.2 47.0 NH 28 Bypass – Derry Northern terminus of NH 28 Bypass
Suncook 34.8 56.0 US 3 north (Allenstown Rd.) – Concord North end of US 3 concurrency
Epsom 43.5 70.0 US 4 / US 202 / NH 9 (Dover Rd./Franklin Pierce Hwy.) – Concord, Northwood Epsom Traffic Circle
Pittsfield 51.0 82.1 NH 107 (Barnstead Rd.) – Gilmanton, Pittsfield
Belknap Barnstead 54.6 87.9 NH 126 (S. Barnstead Rd.) – Center Barnstead, Center Strafford, Rochester Western terminus of NH 126
Alton 63.7 102.5 NH 11 / NH 28A (Main St.) to NH 140 – New Durham, Rochester, Alton, Laconia Alton Traffic Circle
Southern terminus of NH 28A
67.8 109.1 NH 28A (East Side Dr.) – Alton Bay Northern terminus of NH 28A
Carroll Wolfeboro 75.0 120.7 NH 109 north (S. Main St.) – Melvin Village, Moultonborough South end of wrong-way concurrency with NH 109
75.5 121.5 NH 109A (Elm St./Middle Rd.) – Ctr. Tuftonboro Southern terminus of NH 109A
78.2 125.9 NH 109 south (Gov. John Wentworth Hwy.) – Brookfield, Wakefield North end of NH 109 concurrency
Ossipee 84.1 135.3 NH 171 (Water Village Rd.) Eastern terminus of NH 171
85.4 137.4 NH 16 (White Mountain Hwy.) – Center Ossipee, West Ossipee, Conway, Wakefield Northern terminus of NH 28
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Bannered and suffixed routes[edit]

New Hampshire Route 28 Bypass[edit]

New Hampshire Route 28 Bypass
Location: DerryHooksett
Length: 14.10 mi[1] (22.69 km)

New Hampshire Route 28 Bypass is a 14.10-mile (22.69 km) long bypass route of New Hampshire Route 28 east of the city of Manchester. The bypass separates from NH 28 in Derry, south of Manchester. While NH 28 runs through central Manchester, NH 28 Bypass runs along the eastern side of Manchester. The two routes rejoin in Hooksett, north of Manchester. The official local name of NH 28 Bypass is Londonderry Turnpike, but local residents generally refer to it simply as "The Bypass." It is the only New Hampshire state highway named and signed as a bypass.

New Hampshire Route 28A[edit]

New Hampshire Route 28A (abbreviated NH 28A) is a designation held by two north–south state highways in New Hampshire.

Southern segment[edit]

New Hampshire Route 28A
Location: Londonderry-Hooksett
Length: 7.61 mi[1] (12.25 km)

The southern segment of NH 28A, 7.61 miles (12.25 km) in length and locally named Mammoth Road, connects Londonderry and Hooksett, running through the eastern suburbs of Manchester. The southern terminus is at the junction with New Hampshire Route 28 in Londonderry. The northern terminus is at the junction with U.S. Route 3/NH 28 in Hooksett.

Northern segment[edit]

New Hampshire Route 28A
Location: Alton
Length: 3.80 mi[1] (6.12 km)

The northern segment of NH 28A is a 3.80-mile (6.12 km) long loop road in the town of Alton. It splits off from NH 28, runs north along the shore of Alton Bay, an arm of Lake Winnipesaukee, then rejoins NH 28. For about one-third of its length, NH 28A runs concurrent to New Hampshire Route 11.

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