India National High Way Map gives the details about the route and direction of National High Way of India. The National High Way Map India is quite informative and carries the NH number as well. The NH number gives the correct direction of the route. However, the NH Network is the network of highways (roadways) that covers throughout the India subcontinent. The NH of India is managed and maintained by the Government of India and the National Highway Authority of India is the nodal agency accountable for the constructing and maintaining these NH in India.
The NH Map of India is beneficial for all especially for the children, students, teachers and tourists. By looking the map, anyone can find the starting point and ending point of the NH.
The longest National Highway of India is NH 7, but now it is planned to identified with NH 44; it runs from North i.e. Varanasi to South i.e. Madurai in India. The total distance it covers is more than 2,360 kms. The major states that it covers are Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu. The significant cities this NH passes through are Varanasi, Jabalpur, Nagpur, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Salem, Tirunelveli, Dindigul, and Madurai.
Running between Kundannoor and Willingdon Island in Kochi, Kerala state of India, NH 47A is the shortest highway of India that covers only 6 km.
|List of Top Ten National Highways of India|
|There are following top ten NH listed here with respective distance and route:|
|1. NH 7 (NH 44): Length: 2,360 km (about)||Runs between: Varanasi (in Uttar Pradesh) and Kanyakumari (in Tamil Nadu)|
|Important points: Varanasi, Jabalpur, Nagpur, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Madurai, and Kanyakumari|
|2. NH 6: Length: 1,949 km||Runs between: Hajira (in Gujarat) and Kolkata (in West Bengal)|
|Important points: Hajira, Surat, Dhule, Nagpur, Raipur, Sambalpur, and Kolkata|
|3. NH 5: Length: 1,533 km||Runs between: Cuttack (in Odisha) and Chennai (in Tamil Nadu)|
|Route: Bhubaneswar, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Nellore, and Chennai|
|4. NH 15: Length: 1,526 km||Runs between: Pathankot (in Punjab) and Samakhiali (in Gujarat)|
|Important points: Pathankot, Amritsar, Bhatinda, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Kutch, and Samakhiali|
|5. NH 2: Length: 1,465 km||Runs between: Delhi and Dankuni (in West Bengal)|
|Important points: Faridabad, Mathura, Agra, Allahabad, Varanasi, Mughalsarai, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Durgapur, and Kolkata|
|6. NH 8: Length: 1,428 km||Runs between: Delhi and Mumbai (in Maharashtra)|
|Important points: Delhi, Gurgaon, Jaipur, Udaipur, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Silvassa, and Mumbai|
|7. NH 17: Length:1,269 km||Runs between: Panvel (in Maharashtra and Kochi (in Kerala)|
|Important points: Panvel, Panaji, Ankola, Maravanthe, Mangalore, Kozhikode, Ernakulam, and Kochi|
|8. NH 4: Length:1,235 km||Runs between: Thane (in Maharashtra) and Chennai (in Tamil Nadu)|
|Important points: Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur, Hubli, Bangalore, Kozhikode, Vellore, and Chennai|
|9. NH 3: Length:1,161 km||Runs between: Agra (in Uttar Pradesh) and Mumbai (in Maharashtra)|
|Important points: Agra, Gwalior, Indore, Dhule, Nashik, and Mumbai|
|10. NH 31: Length: 1,125 km||Runs between: Barhi ( in Jharkhand) and Guwahati (in Assam)|
|Important points: Barhi, Jhumri Tilaiya, Bakhtiarpur, Begusarai, Dalkhola, Siliguri, Kokrajhar, and Guwahati|