Shin-Meishin Expressway

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Shin-Meishin Expressway Sign
Omi-Odori Bridge on Shin-Meishin Expressway

Shin-Meishin Expressway (新名神高速道路 Shin Meishin Kōsokudōro?) or simply Shin-Meishin for short is an expressway, linking Mie prefecture to Hyōgo Prefecture, which is partially open and partially under construction. Current length as of February 2008 is 49.7 km. It connects to the Isewangan Expressway.

Interchanges, junctions, service areas and parking areas[edit]

  • IC: interchange
  • SIC: smart interchange
  • JCT: junction
  • SA: service area
  • PA: parking area
  • BS: bus stop
  • TN: tunnel

Main Route[edit]

No. Name Connections Dist. from start (km) Bus stop Notes Location
Japan road sign 325.svgIsewangan Expresway (planned)
Yokkaichi-kita JCT Japan road sign 325.svgTokai-Kanjo Expressway (planned) 0.0 opening in 2018 Yokkaichi Mie Prefecture
Komono IC Japanese National Route Sign 0477.svgNational Route 477 8.2 Komono
Suzuka PA/SIC Suzuka
3 Kameyama-nishi JCT Japan road sign 325.svgKameyama Connection Route (to Higashi-Meihan Expressway) 23.4 tentative name Kameyama
TN Suzuka TN
Tsuchiyama SA/BS 33.9 S Koka Shiga Prefecture
4 Koka-Tsuchiyama IC Shiga Pref. Route 340 (Koka-Tsuchiyama Interchange Route) 36.9
5 Konan IC/PA Shiga Pref. Route 343 (Konan Interchange Route) 47.1
6 Shigaraki IC Shiga Pref. Route 341 (Shigaraki Interchange Route) 53.8
7 Otsu JCT Japan road sign 325.svgOtsu Connection Route (to Meishin Expressway) 65.4 tentative name Otsu
Otsu SA opening in 2023
Ujitawara IC Japanese National Route Sign 0307.svgNational Route 307 83.4 Ujitawara Kyoto Prefecture
Joyo SA Joyo
Joyo JCT/IC Japan road sign 325.svgKeinawa Expressway
Japanese National Route Sign 0024.svgNational Route 24 (Okubo Bypass)
90.5 opening in 2016
Yawata JCT/IC Japan road sign 325.svgSecond Keihan Highway
Kyoto Pref. Route 284 (Yawata Interchange Route)
94.0 Yawata
opening in 2023
Takatsuki Daiichi JCT Japan road sign 325.svgTakatsuki Connection Route 104.7 opening in 2016 Takatsuki Osaka Prefecture
Ibaraki-kita IC Osaka Pref. Route 46 (Ibaraki-Kameoka Route) 114.6 Ibaraki
Ibaraki-kita PA
Minoh IC Japanese National Route Sign 0423.svgNational Route 423
Japan road sign 325.svgMinoh Toll Road
122.7 Minoh
Kawanishi IC Hyogo Pref. Route 721 (Kawanishi Interchange Route) 128.3 Kawanishi Hyogo Prefecture
Takarazuka SA/SIC Takarazuka
Kobe JCT Japan road sign 325.svgChugoku Expressway 145.2 Kita-ku, Kobe
Japan road sign 325.svgSanyo Expressway

Kameyama Connection Route[edit]

No. Name Connections Dist. from start (km) Notes Location
(32-1) Kameyama JCT Japan road sign 325.svgHigashi-Meihan Expressway 0.0 Kameyama, Mie Prefecture
3 Kameyama-nishi JCT Japan road sign 325.svgMain Route 5.3 tentative name

Otsu Connection Route[edit]

No. Name Connections Dist. from start (km) Notes Location
(30-1) Kusatsu JCT Japan road sign 325.svgMeishin Expressway 0.0 Kusatsu Shiga Prefecture
7-1 Kusatsu-Tanakami IC Shiga Pref. Route 342 (Kusatsu-Tanakami Interchange Route) 1.2
7 Otsu JCT Japan road sign 325.svgMain Route 3.6 tentative name Otsu

Takatsuki Connection Route[edit]

No. Name Connections Dist. from start (km) Bus stop Notes Location
Takatsuki Daiichi JCT Japan road sign 325.svgMain Route 0.0 opening in 2016 Takatsuki, Osaka Prefecture
Takatsuki IC Osaka Pref. Route 79 (Fushimi-Yanagitani-Takatsuki Route) 1.4
Takatsuki Daini JCT Japan road sign 325.svgMeishin Expressway 2.5