G40 Shanghai–Xi'an Expressway

The Shanghai–Xi'an Expressway (Chinese: 上海—西安高速公路), commonly referred to as the Hushan Expressway (Chinese: 沪陕高速公路) is an expressway that connects the cities of Shanghai, China, and Xi'an, Shaanxi. It is 1,490 km (930 mi) in length.

The expressway was completed after Chongqi Bridge opened to commercial traffic on December 24, 2011.

The expressway uses the Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel and Bridge and the Chongqi Bridge, to cross the Yangtze River north of Shanghai.

The expressway passes through the following cities:[1]

China Expwy G40 sign with name

Shanghai–Xi'an Expressway
上海-西安高速公路
Hushan Expressway
沪陕高速公路
G40 map
Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel and Bridge
The Shanghai Yangtze River Bridge carries 6 lanes of the Shanghai–Xi'an Expressway.
Route information
Part of
Length 1,490 km[1] (930 mi)
Major junctions
East end G1501 in Shanghai
West end G70 / G3001 in Xi'an, Shaanxi
Highway system
National Trunk Highway System
G36 G4011

References

  1. ^ a b G40 沪陕高速 (in Chinese)

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