Tourist attraction

Kanmon Tunnel

1. Kanmon Tunnel

1. Kanmon Tunnel

1. Kanmon Tunnel

An undersea tunnel connects Kyushu and the main Island. The construction was started in 1936 and completed in March 1958 after a contemporary break due to the war. This is known as a unique undersea tunnel with 2 levels of 3,461m long driveway and 780m Kanmon pedestrian tunnel.

Location Mimosusogawacho, Shimonoseki City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 12 minutes by bus from JR Shimonoseki station
→ 0 minutes walk from "Mimosusogawa" bus stop
(Entrance for Kanmon tunnel for humans)
(2) 27 minutes from JR Shin-Shimonoseki station
→ 0 minutes walk from "Mimosusogawa" bus stop
(Entrance for Kanmon tunnel for humans)
Office of Inquiry West Nippon Expressway Kitakyusyu expressway Office TEL: 093-618-3141

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