U.S. Route 56

US-56U.S. Highway 56US 5656U.S. 56K-45 (Kansas highway)US Route 56K-45Oklahoma State Highway 114United States Route 56
U.S. Route 56 (US 56) is an east–west United States highway that runs for approximately 640 mi in the Midwestern United States.wikipedia
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U.S. Route 412

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US 56's western terminus is at Interstate 25 Business (I-25 Bus.), US 412 and New Mexico State Road 21 (NM 21) in Springer, New Mexico and the highway's eastern terminus is at US 71 in Kansas City, Missouri.
U.S. 412 overlaps with U.S. 43, U.S. 56, US 60, U.S. 62, U.S. 63, U.S. 64, U.S. 65, I-155, and U.S. 270, runs parallel to U.S. 62 and U.S. 64 in various places and intersects U.S. 70.

Business routes of Interstate 25

I-25 Bus.Interstate 25 BusinessBusiness Loop
US 56's western terminus is at Interstate 25 Business (I-25 Bus.), US 412 and New Mexico State Road 21 (NM 21) in Springer, New Mexico and the highway's eastern terminus is at US 71 in Kansas City, Missouri.
The loop serves as the main north-south road in the town, and intersects Fourth Street which to the west of the loop is NM 21 and to the east is US 56 and US 412.

U.S. Route 64

US 64U.S. Highway 64U.S. 64
US 56/412 intersect US 64 and US 87 in Clayton, New Mexico, and US 64 joins with US 56/412 in their trek northeast.
It continues through to Clayton, where US 87 is replaced by U.S. Routes 56 and 412.

Gladstone, New Mexico

Gladstone
Continuing east, US 56/412 meet the southern terminus of NM 193 south of Farley, the northern terminus of NM 120 east of Gladstone, and the southern terminus of NM 453.
It lies at the intersection of US Route 56 and Union County Road C001.

Springer, New Mexico

Springer
US 56's western terminus is at Interstate 25 Business (I-25 Bus.), US 412 and New Mexico State Road 21 (NM 21) in Springer, New Mexico and the highway's eastern terminus is at US 71 in Kansas City, Missouri.
The western terminus of U.S. Routes 56 and 412 is in the center of Springer.

New Mexico State Road 193

NM 193
Continuing east, US 56/412 meet the southern terminus of NM 193 south of Farley, the northern terminus of NM 120 east of Gladstone, and the southern terminus of NM 453.
NM 193's southern terminus is at U.S. Route 56 (US 56) east of Springer, and the northern terminus is at US 64/US 87 east of Raton

Oklahoma State Highway 3

SH-3State Highway 3Northwest Expressway
The routes then enter Boise City, where they enter a traffic circle around the Cimarron County Courthouse that involves US-56, US-64, US-287, US-385, US-412, State Highway 3, and SH-325.
After the circle, US-385 splits off, and SH-3 overlaps US-287, US-56, US-64, and US-412, though US-56 and US-287 both split off within the next 8 miles (13 km).

Santa Fe Trail

Santa FeSanta Fe National Historic TrailCimarron Cutoff
Much of it follows the Santa Fe Trail.
West of Independence, it roughly followed the route of U.S. Route 56 from near the town of Olathe to the western border of Kansas.

New Mexico State Road 406

NM 406State Road 406
The three routes serve as the southern terminus of NM 406 as they enter the Kiowa National Grassland.
NM 406's southern terminus is at U.S. Route 56/64/412 near Clayton, and the northern terminus is at NM 456 near the Oklahoma border.

New Mexico State Road 39

NM 39NM 39Route 39
The two routes begin in Springer and head east towards Abbot, where they serve as the northern terminus of State Road 39.
NM 39's southern terminus is at U.S. Route 54 (US 54) in Logan, and the northern terminus is at US 56 in Abbot.

New Mexico

NMState of New MexicoNew Mexican
The highway passes through New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri.
This includes US 54, US 56, US 60, US 62, US 64, US 70, US 82, US 84, US 87, US 160, US 180, US 285, US 380, US 491, and US 550.

U.S. Route 287

U.S. Highway 287US 287287
The routes then enter Boise City, where they enter a traffic circle around the Cimarron County Courthouse that involves US-56, US-64, US-287, US-385, US-412, State Highway 3, and SH-325.
On the east side of town, the highway runs concurrently with US 56, US 64, US 412, and SH 3.

U.S. Route 385

U.S. Highway 385US 385US-385
Three miles (4.8 km) southwest of Boise City, US-385 joins the concurrency.
Fourteen miles north of the border, it joins with US-56, US-64, and US-412.

Dodge City, Kansas

Dodge CityDodge City, KSD'''odge City
It weaves its way across the state from southwest to northeast, passing through such towns as Dodge City, Great Bend, McPherson, Council Grove, and Baldwin City.
Located at the intersection of U. S. Routes 50, 56 and 283 in southwestern Kansas, Dodge City is 151 mi west of Wichita, 199 mi northeast of Amarillo, and 301 mi southeast of Denver.

Cimarron County Courthouse

The routes then enter Boise City, where they enter a traffic circle around the Cimarron County Courthouse that involves US-56, US-64, US-287, US-385, US-412, State Highway 3, and SH-325.
The courthouse is surrounded by a traffic circle that has several highways in a unique example of concurrency, including US-56, US-64, US-287, US-385, US-412, State Highway 3, and SH-325.

Felt, Oklahoma

Felt
They leave the grassland near Felt.
U.S. Routes 56, 64, and 412 pass through the community, leading northeast 20 mi to Boise City, the Cimarron County seat, and southwest 24 mi to Clayton, New Mexico.

Great Bend, Kansas

Great BendGreat Bend, KSGreat Bend area
It weaves its way across the state from southwest to northeast, passing through such towns as Dodge City, Great Bend, McPherson, Council Grove, and Baldwin City.
Located in central Kansas at the intersection of U.S. Route 281 and U.S. Route 56, Great Bend is 95 mi northwest of Wichita, 235 mi west-southwest of Kansas City, and 345 mi east-southeast of Denver.

Sturgis, Oklahoma

Sturgis
US-56 crosses into Texas County east of Sturgis.
It is located on a railroad just north of U.S. Route 56.

Oklahoma State Highway 171

SH-171State Highway 171SH 171
Keyes is the next town on US-56, and it also serves as the northern terminus of SH-171 where the two highways intersect.
It runs for 21.47 mi north and south through the eastern part of the county, connecting U.S. Highway 287 near the Oklahoma-Texas state line to US-56 in Keyes.

Ward Parkway

US 56U.S. Route 56
For one mile (1.6 km) in Kansas City's Country Club Plaza, Route 56 follows the noted boulevard Ward Parkway along with 47th St through the Country Club Plaza.
Ward Parkway begins at Brookside Boulevard on the eastern edge of the Country Club Plaza and continues westward along Brush Creek as U.S. Route 56 until it turns southward across the creek just before the Kansas-Missouri state line.

Shawnee Mission Parkway

It exits the state as part of Shawnee Mission Parkway in Merriam.
The roadway is signed as US 56 from Interstate 35 to its eastern terminus, with US-69 overlapping from I-35 to Metcalf Avenue, and US-169 overlapping from I-35 to Rainbow Boulevard.

New Mexico State Road 120

NM 120State Road 120
Continuing east, US 56/412 meet the southern terminus of NM 193 south of Farley, the northern terminus of NM 120 east of Gladstone, and the southern terminus of NM 453.
After 12 mi in Union County headed mostly north, but still on section lines, the road terminates at its intersection with U.S. Route 56 and U.S. Route 412 8 mi east of Gladstone.

McPherson, Kansas

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It weaves its way across the state from southwest to northeast, passing through such towns as Dodge City, Great Bend, McPherson, Council Grove, and Baldwin City.
The community is located on U.S. Route 56, just west of Interstate 135.

Texas County, Oklahoma

TexasTexas CountyGuymon, OK Micropolitan Statistical Area
US-56 crosses into Texas County east of Sturgis.

Oklahoma State Highway 325

SH-325State Highway 325325
The routes then enter Boise City, where they enter a traffic circle around the Cimarron County Courthouse that involves US-56, US-64, US-287, US-385, US-412, State Highway 3, and SH-325.