Japan National Route 19

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National Route 19
国道19号
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Length266.4 km [1] (165.5 mi)
Highway system
National highways of Japan
Expressways of Japan
Japanese National Route Sign 0018.svg National Route 18 National Route 20 Japanese National Route Sign 0020.svg

National Route 19 (国道19号, Kokudō jūkyū-gō) is a national highway connecting Nagoya and Nagano in Japan. [2]

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References

  1. "一般国道の路線別、都道府県別道路現況" [Road statistics by General National Highway route and prefecture](PDF) (in Japanese). Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Retrieved 19 February 2020.
  2. 一般国道19号 (in Japanese). Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Kanto Regional Development Bureau. Archived from the original on 28 September 2011. Retrieved 29 November 2010.