Pasir Gudang Highway

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Federal Route 17
Pasir Gudang Highway
Route information
Length: 30.4 km (18.9 mi)
Existed: 1977 – present
History: Completed in 1979
Major junctions
West end: Taman Perling
  E3 Second Link Expressway
1 Skudai Highway
J3Jkr-ft--.png Kempas Highway
E2 North-South Expressway Southern Route
3 Johor Bahru-Kota Tinggi Highway
J10Jkr-ft--.png Jalan Masai Lama
35 Johor Bahru East Coast Highway
E22 Senai-Desaru Expressway
East end: Tanjung Langsat
Location
Primary
destinations:
Tampoi
Kempas
Tebrau
Johor Jaya
Plentong
Bandar Sri Alam
Masai
Pasir Gudang
Johor Port Port sign.jpg
Kampung Pasir Puteh
Highway system

Pasir Gudang Highway, also known as Federal Route 17 is a major highway or large road in Iskandar Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia that connects Tampoi North in the west to Pasir Gudang, Johor Port and Tanjung Langsat in the east.[1] Pasir Gudang Highway is a four-laned highway, unlike the wider Skudai Highway which has six lanes. The highway boasts a high number of cargo trucks travelling along the highway daily. Pasir Gudang Highway became the backbone of the road system linking Johor Bahru to Pasir Gudang before being surpassed by the Senai-Desaru Expressway, SDE E22 and the Johor Bahru East Coast Highway 35. There are many accidents area along the highway.

Route background[edit]

The Kilometre Zero of the Pasir Gudang Highway is located at Tampoi, Johor, at its interchange with the Skudai Highway (Federal Route 1), the main trunk road of the central of Peninsular Malaysia.

History[edit]

Construction of the route began in 1977 and was completed in 1979.

Features[edit]

Notable features[edit]

  • Four lane carriageway.
  • Narrow and no emergency lanes.
  • Many accidents area along the highway.
  • Flood prones area.

At most section, the Federal Route 17 was built under the JKR R5 road standard, allowing maximum speed limit of up to 90 km/h.

Overlaps[edit]

Alternate routes[edit]

Sections with motorcycle lanes[edit]

Current developments[edit]

Upgrading the Pasir Gudang Highway into six lane carriageway[edit]

On March 10, 2012, the Malaysian Prime Minister, Najib Tun Razak announced that the Pasir Gudang Highway would be upgraded from four-lane to six-lane carriageway.

Johor Bahru-Pasir Gudang Elevated Expressway (JOPGEX)[edit]

The Johor Bahru-Pasir Gudang Elevated Expressway (JOPGEX) is a new expressway under planning in Iskandar Malaysia, Johor Bahru. The expressway will be build by Beta Infra Sdn Bhd a member of Beta Group International..
Johor Bahru-Pasir Gudang Elevated Expressway (JOPGEX) on Beta Group International website

List of interchanges and junctions[edit]

Persisiran Perling[edit]

km Exit Interchange To Remarks
WEST
E3 SECOND LINK EXPRESSWAY
E3 PONTIAN-JOHOR BAHRU PARKWAY
52 Nusajaya
16 Senai International Airport Airport (malaysia).jpg
E3 Gelang Patah
5 Pontian
177 Port of Tanjung Pelepas Port sign.jpg
E3 Tuas (Singapore)
E2 Kuala Lumpur
E3 SECOND LINK EXPRESSWAY
E3 PONTIAN-JOHOR BAHRU PARKWAY
Start/End of expressway
PLUS Expressway border limit
17 PERSISIRAN PERLING
Start/End of highway
ELEVATED U-TURN U-TURN
EAST
17 Pasir Gudang
3 Kota Tinggi
1 Johor Bahru
Woodlands (Singapore)
Elevated U-Turn
17
-2
TAMAN PERLING
TAMAN PERLING WEST EXIT
NORTH
JALAN UNDAN
(eastbound only)

SOUTH
JALAN SIMBANG
(westbound only)
Left in/left out (LILO) junctions
TAMAN PERLING Perling Mall
Parking (malaysia).jpg
West bound
TAMAN PERLING
TAMAN PERLING EAST EXIT
NORTH
JALAN UNDAN
(eastbound only)

SOUTH
PERSISIRAN PERLING 2
Taman Sutera
Kampung Danga
Bukit Indah
(westbound only)
Left in/left out (LILO) junctions
Sungai Skudai bridge Start/End of bridge
Sungai Skudai bridge
MPJBT-MBJB border limit
Sungai Skudai bridge Start/End of bridge
17
-1
TAMAN TAMPOI UTAMA EXIT JALAN SRI PERKASA 2
NORTH
Taman Tampoi Indah
(eastbound only)

SOUTH
Taman Tampoi Utama
(westbound only)
Left in/left out (LILO) junctions
U-TURN INTERCHANGE U-TURN
WEST
17 Taman Perling
E3 SECOND LINK EXPRESSWAY
E3 PONTIAN-JOHOR BAHRU PARKWAY
52 Nusajaya
16 Senai International Airport Airport (malaysia).jpg
E3 Gelang Patah
5 Pontian
177 Port of Tanjung Pelepas Port sign.jpg
E3 Tuas (Singapore)
E2 Kuala Lumpur
U-Turn Interchange
17 PERSISIRAN PERLING

Pasir Gudang Highway[edit]

km Exit Interchange To Remarks
17 PASIR GUDANG HIGHWAY
17
0
EXIT 1701 TAMPOI NORTH INTERCHANGE 1 SKUDAI HIGHWAY

NORTH
1 Skudai
1 Senai
16 Senai International Airport Airport (malaysia).jpg
1 Skudai
1 Kulai
E2 Kuala Lumpur

SOUTH
1 City Centre
Woodlands (Singapore)
Double u-turn interchange
17
1
U-TURN U-TURN
EXIT 1702A DAMANSARA ALIF EXIT SOUTH
PERSIARAN ALIF PERDANA
Bandar Damansara Alif
Left in/left out (LILO) junction
Tampoi bound
EXIT 1702B KAMPUNG KEMPAS EXIT Kampung Kempas Left in/left out (LILO) junction
Pasir Gudang bound
EXIT 1703 KEMPAS HIGHWAY INTERCHANGE J3Jkr-ft--.png KEMPAS HIGHWAY

NORTH
J3Jkr-ft--.png Kempas
Setia Tropika
E2 NORTH-SOUTH EXPRESSWAY SOUTHERN ROUTE
Kuala Lumpur
Melaka
Senai International Airport Airport (malaysia).jpg

SOUTH
J3Jkr-ft--.png Jalan Datin Halimah
City Centre
Tampoi
Diamond interchange
Parking (malaysia).jpg PetronasShellPetronas, Shell and BH Petrol Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg Petronas Shell BH Petrol Pasir Gudang bound
Railway crossing bridge
EXIT 1704 TEBRAU INDUSTRIAL AREA II INTERCHANGE NORTH
JALAN FIRMA
Tebrau Industrial Area II
Bandar Dato' Onn
Diamond interchange
EXIT 1705B PASIR GUDANG-NSE INTERCHANGE NORTH
E2 NORTH-SOUTH EXPRESSWAY SOUTHERN ROUTE
E2 Kuala Lumpur
E2 Melaka
16 Senai International Airport Airport (malaysia).jpg
Bandar Dato' Onn
Setia Tropika
Expressway interchange
From/To Pasir Gudang
EXIT 1705A JALAN PERSISIRAN PURNAMA EXIT SOUTHEAST
JALAN PERSISIRAN PURNAMA
Seri Purnama Industrial Area
Pandan City Mall
Tampoi bound
Parking (malaysia).jpg Mobil BH Petrol and Mobil Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg BH Petrol Mobil Tampoi bound
Sungai Tebrau bridge
Parking (malaysia).jpg ShellShell Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg Shell Tampoi bound
17
20
EXIT 1706 TEBRAU INDUSTRIAL AREA IV INTERCHANGE NORTH
JALAN BERTAM 23
Taman Daya
Setia Indah
Adda Heights
Malaysian Road Transport Department (JPJ) Johor state headquarters

SOUTH
JALAN ANGKASA MAS UTAMA
Tebrau Industrial Area IV
Diamond interchange
Sungai Pandan bridge
Parking (malaysia).jpg Mobil Mobil Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg Mobil Pasir Gudang bound
EXIT 1707 JOHOR JAYA INTERCHANGE 3 JOHOR BAHRU-KOTA TINGGI HIGHWAY

NORTH
3 Kota Tinggi
3 Mersing
3 Kota Tinggi waterfall
90 Desaru
Taman Johor Jaya

SOUTH
Taman Molek
3 City Centre
3 Woodlands (Singapore)
Multi-level stacked diamond expressway interchange
17
24
EXIT 1708 TAMAN MOLEK EXIT SOUTH
JALAN ROS MERAH 1/1
Taman Molek
From Pasir Gudang only
U-TURN U-TURN
17
27
EXIT 1709 PLENTONG INTERCHANGE J10Jkr-ft--.png JALAN MASAI LAMA

NORTH
Plentong
Taman Johor Jaya
Permas Jaya
Giant Hypermarket Plentong

SOUTH
Taman Molek
Tesco Extra Hypermarket
Diamond interchange
Sungai Plentong bridge
Sungai Tengkorak bridge
Parking (malaysia).jpg CaltexCaltex Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg Caltex Tampoi bound
EXIT 1710 PERMAS JAYA EXIT SOUTH
JALAN PERMAS BARAT
Permas Jaya
Tampoi bound
Parking (malaysia).jpg PetronasShellPetronas and Shell Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg Petronas Shell Tampoi bound
EXIT 1711 SRI ALAM (WEST) INTERCHANGE NORTH
PERSIARAN SERI ALAM
Bandar Sri Alam

SOUTH
JALAN KOTA
Kota Puteri
Taman Rinting
Diamond interchange
Parking (malaysia).jpg Mobil Petronas Shell Mobil, Petronas and Shell Layby Parking (malaysia).jpg Petrol station (malaysia).jpg Mobil Petronas Shell Pasir Gudang bound
EXIT 1712 KOTA PUTERI EXIT NORTH
J10Jkr-ft--.png JALAN MASAI LAMA
Masai

SOUTH
JALAN PUTERI
Kota Puteri
Taman Rinting
Left in/left out (LILO) junction
Both bound
EXIT 1713 SRI ALAM (EAST) INTERCHANGE NORTH
JALAN SERI ALAM
Bandar Sri Alam
Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) Bandar Seri Alam Campus University sign.jpg
Tesco Hypermarket Bandar Seri Alam

SOUTH
JALAN RINTING
Taman Rinting
Permas Jaya
Johor Bahru
Diamond interchange
Sungai Rinting bridge
Sungai Masai bridge
MBJB-MPPG border limit
EXIT 1714 PASIR GUDANG (NORTH) INTERCHANGE NORTH
JALAN BESAR
Taman Dahlia
Taman Mawar
Masjid Jamek Pasir Gudang
Pasir Gudang Recreational Park
Bukit Layang Layang
Muzium Layang Layang
Johor Circuit

SOUTH
JALAN KAMPUNG PASIR GUDANG
Kampung Pasir Gudang
35 JOHOR BAHRU EAST COAST HIGHWAY
PERMAS JAYA BRIDGE
Johor Bahru
Woodlands (Singapore)
Bakar Batu
Permas Jaya
Taman Rinting
Diamond interchange
EXIT 1715 PASIR GUDANG (WEST) INTERCHANGE WEST
35 JOHOR BAHRU EAST COAST HIGHWAY
35 PERMAS JAYA BRIDGE
E14 Johor Bahru
E14 Woodlands (Singapore)
35 Bakar Batu
35 Permas Jaya
35 Taman Rinting

SOUTH
JALAN PEKELILING
Malaysian Marine and Heavy Engineering Shipyard
Sultan Iskandar Power Station
Cloverleaf interchange
EXIT 1716 PASIR GUDANG
JALAN MASJID INTERCHANGE
NORTH
JALAN MASJID
Kong Kong
Town Centre
Taman Mawar
Taman Dahlia
Masjid Jamek Pasir Gudang
Pasir Gudang Recreational Park
Bukit Layang Layang
Muzium Layang Layang
Johor Circuit
T-junctions
Stadium Perbadanan Stadium Perbadanan
Stadium Pasir Gudang
Johor Port bound
EXIT 1717 PASIR GUDANG
JALAN BESAR INTERCHANGE
NORTH
JALAN BESAR
Town Centre
Pasir Gudang Recreational Park
Bukit Layang Layang
Muzium Layang Layang
Johor Circuit

SOUTH
JALAN EMAS
Pasir Gudang Industrial Area
Junctions
EXIT 1718 JALAN GANGSA INTERCHANGE JALAN GANGSA

WEST
Pasir Gudang Industrial Area

EAST
Townships
Institut Latihan Perindustrian (ILP) Pasir Gudang, Johor University sign.jpg
Junctions
17 PASIR GUDANG HIGHWAY
Start/End of highway
EXIT 1719 JOHOR PORT INTERCHANGE WEST
JALAN PEKELILING
Malaysian Marine and Heavy Engineering Shipyard
Sultan Iskandar Power Station

SOUTH
JOHOR PORT Port sign.jpg
Main terminal
Headquarters and control centre
Junctions
Start/End of highway

Tanjung Langsat Highway[edit]

km Exit Interchange To Remarks
17 TANJUNG LANGSAT HIGHWAY
Start/End of highway
JOHOR PORT SHIPYARD JUNCTIONS Johor Port Shipyard T-junctions
JALAN BESAR JUNCTIONS NORTH
JALAN BESAR
Pasir Gudang Recreational Park
Bukit Layang Layang
Muzium Layang Layang
Johor Circuit
T-junctions
Railway crossing
Train container depot
JALAN SUASA JUNCTIONS SOUTH
JALAN SUASA
Sime Sembawang
T-junctions
KAMPUNG PASIR PUTEH JUNCTIONS Kampung Pasir Puteh T-junctions
TPGCC JUNCTIONS Tanjung Puteri Golf and Country Club T-junctions
KOTA MASAI JUNCTIONS NORTH
JALAN PASIR PUTIH
J10Jkr-ft--.png Kota Masai
J10Jkr-ft--.png Taman Scientex
J10Jkr-ft--.png Masai
T-junctions
Sungai Kong Kong bridge
Tanjung Langsat Industrial Area Titan Petrochemicals Plant T-junctions
Tanjung Langsat Industrial Area Titan Petrochemicals Plant T-junctions
Tanjung Langsat Industrial Area T-junctions
PASIR GUDANG-SDE INTERCHANGE NORTH
E22 SENAI-DESARU EXPRESSWAY = PASIR GUDANG LINK
16 Senai International Airport Airport (malaysia).jpg
3 Ulu Tiram
3 Kota Tinggi
E2 Kuala Lumpur
E3 Tuas (Singapore)
92 Bandar Penawar
92 Pengerang
90 Desaru
Trumpet interchange
KAMPUNG PERIGI ACHEH JUNCTIONS Kampung Perigi Acheh
Tanjung Langsat Incinerator
T-junctions
17 TANJUNG LANGSAT HIGHWAY
Start/End of highway
TANJUNG LANGSAT
TANJUNG LANGSAT JUNCTIONS
NORTH
JALAN PERIGI ACHEH
Kampung Perigi Acheh

SOUTH
JALAN PEKELILING
Port of Tanjung Langsat Port sign.jpg
Pantai Pasir Layar
T-junctions

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistik Jalan (Edisi 2013). Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Public Works Department. 2013. p. 16-64. ISSN 1985-9619.