Hawaii Route 72

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Route 72 marker

Route 72
Kalanianaʻole Highway
Route information
Maintained by HDOT
Length: 18.5 mi[1] (29.8 km)
Major junctions
South end: H-1 in East Honolulu
North end: Route 61 in Maunawili
Highway system

Routes in Hawaii

Route 65 Route 76

Route 72, commonly known as Kalanianaʻole Highway, is the main highway serving southeast Oʻahu. Beginning at the eastern terminus of Interstate H-1 (H-1), the east–west highway travels along the southeastern shore of Oʻahu through various residential neighborhoods, including Hawaiʻi Kai. It turns northwest at Makapuʻu and runs through Waimānalo before terminating in Maunawili at an intersection with Kamehameha Highway and Pali Highway. The highway is named for Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole, a former prince of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Honolulu County.

Location mi km Destinations Notes
East Honolulu 0.0 0.0 H-1 west – Honolulu Southern terminus; eastern terminus of H-1
Maunawili 18.5 29.8 Route 61 (Kamehameha Highway/Kailua Road) – Honolulu, Kailua Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Google (March 24, 2014). "Map of Route 72" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved March 24, 2014. 

External links[edit]

Route map: Bing / Google

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