National Highway 48 (India)

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A scenic four laned stretch of NH 48 (formerly NH 4) between Hubli and Belgaum in North Karnataka.
A stretch of NH 48 between Belgaum and Kolhapur
NH 48 near Pune, Maharashtra.

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National Highway 48
Route information
Length: 2,807 km (1,744 mi)
Major junctions
From: Delhi
To: Chennai, Tamil Nadu
States: Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu
Highway system
NH 8 NH 4

National Highway 48 (NH 48) is a National Highway of India that starts at Delhi and terminates at Chennai and goes through Mumbai and Bengaluru, traversing through six states of India.[1]

It has a total length of 2807 km(1744 miles). [2]

Its stretch from Delhi to Mumbai was earlier designated as NH 8 and the stretch between Mumbai and Chennai was referred to as NH 4 before all the national highways were officially renumbered in the year 2010. In fact, the earlier designations are still commonly used by people.

NH 48 passes through the states of Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.[3]


NH 48 passes through some of the most important cities in India. They include:

The complete route of NH 48 on Open Street Map.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Roadnow. "National Highway 48 (NH48) Travel Guide - Roadnow". Retrieved 2017-03-17. 
  2. ^ Roadnow. "National Highway 48 (NH48) Travel Guide - Roadnow". Retrieved 2017-03-17. 
  3. ^ Roadnow. "National Highway 48 (NH48) Travel Guide - Roadnow". Retrieved 2017-03-17.