Okinawa Expressway

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Okinawa Expressway sign

Okinawa Expressway
沖縄自動車道
Route information
Length57.3 km (35.6 mi)
Existed1975–present
Major junctions
FromNaha Interchange in Naha, Okinawa
Prefectural Route 82
  National Route 330
National Route 329
ToKyoda Interchange in Nago, Okinawa
Japanese National Route Sign 0058.svg National Route 58
Location
Major citiesNaha, Urasoe, Ginowan, Okinawa, Uruma
Highway system
National highways of Japan
Expressways of Japan

The Okinawa Expressway (沖縄自動車道, Okinawa Jidōsha-dō) is an expressway on Okinawa Island in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The expressway has a length of 57.3 kilometres (35.6 mi). The West Nippon Expressway Company is the owner and operator of this expressway. It is signed E58 under the "2016 Proposal for Realization of Expressway Numbering".[1]

Route description[edit]

Tolls[edit]

The toll from end to end is 1020 yen. For comparison, the Tomei and Tōhoku Expressways radiating from Tokyo have tolls of 1650 yen for similar distances.

Utilization[edit]

In 2002, an average of 23,910 vehicles per day used the expressway. This was a 5.6% increase from the previous year. This is the only expressway in Japan having more than 20% Keicar traffic; the national average is 7.3%.

Interchanges[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Japan's Expressway Numbering System". www.mlit.go.jp.