Road 48 (Iran)

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Road 48
جاده 48
Route information
Part of
Length: 604 km (375 mi)
Major junctions
From: Saveh, Markazi
AB-Kreuz-blaugrün.svgFreeway in Iran.pngRoad5.png Freeway 5
  Road 65
Freeway in Iran.pngRoad6.png Freeway 6
Road37.png Road 37
Road46.png Road 46
Road52.png Road 52
Road35.png Road 35
Road21.png Road 21
Road19.png Road 19
Road17.png Road 17
To: Khosravi, Kermanshah
Flag of Iraq.svgIraq
Mashreq-M40.gifRoad 5-IRQ.png Highway 5 (Iraq)
Location
Provinces: Markazi, Hamedan, Kermanshah
Major cities: Hamedan, Hamedan
Bisotun, Kermanshah
Kermanshah, Kermanshah
Highway system

Highways in Iran

Freeways

Road 48, unofficially called Karbala Highway, is in Hamedan Province, Kermanshah Province, and Markazi Province in western Iran.

It is very important for Iranian government and Iranian people, since many people go to Karbala and Najaf (two Shi'a holy cities) by this road. It also reaches the Khosravi border with Iraq,

Freeway 6 runs parallel to the road from Saveh to Kurijan with plans to run parallel all the way to the border with Iraq at Khosravi