Maizuru Higashi Interchange (舞鶴東インターチェンジ)

The Maizuru Higashi Interchange, located in Dono-oku, Maizuru City, Kyoto Prefecture, is an interchange of the Maizuru Wakasa Expressway. It was the terminus of Old Maizuru Jidoshado Expressway until March 9, 2003.

It's a gateway to the eastern area of Maizuru City (the central city in northern Kyoto Prefecture) and is the most nearest to Maizuru City Hall, the Chutan Regional Development Bureau of Kyoto Prefecture, and Shin-Nihonkai Ferry Landing at Maizuru Port for the ferry bound for Otaru.

Expressway

Maizuru Wakasa Expressway (Route No. 8)

History

March 18, 1998: It opened as the terminal interchange of the Maizuru Jidoshado Expressway.

March 9, 2003: It was extended from the Maizuru Higashi Interchange to the Obama Nishi Interchange.

Connecting Roads

Kyoto Prefectural Road No. 28, Ogura-nishi-maizuru-sen Line

Surroundings

Mini-stop on the Higashi-Maizuru Interchange

Best one

Kyoto Prefectural Higashimaizuru Senior High School

The Taira industrial complex

The compounds of firms surrounding the interchange

Maizuru Office, NSG

Maizuru Plant, Shinryo Corporation

Higashi-Maizuru Office, Hitachi Zosen Corporation

Tanaka branch, Kyoto Hokuto Shinkin Bank

Tourist Spots

Akarenga Red-Brick Museum

Maizuru Repatriation Memorial Museum

Aobasanroku koen Park

Next Facilities

Maizuru Wakasa Expressway
(PA) Ayabe Rest Area - (7) Maizuru Nishi Interchange - (8) Maizuru Higashi Interchange - (PA) Maizuru Rest Area - (9) Oitakahama Interchange