→Get around: The western portion of the WK is now signed as I-69.
* The William H. '''Natcher Parkway''' (often called "the Natcher"; formerly the Green River Parkway) connects [[Owensboro]] with [[Bowling Green (Kentucky)|Bowling Green]]. The southern half of the highway (Bowling Green to the Western Kentucky Parkway) has also been designated as part of the future I-66.
* The Edward T. Breathitt '''Pennyrile Parkway''' runs from Henderson to Hopkinsville. The section from Henderson to the Western Kentucky Parkway has been designated as part of the future I-69.
* The Julian M. Carroll '''Purchase Parkway''' runs diagonally through the Jackson Purchase
Kentucky also has more than 9000 numbered state routes; most are just a dozen miles long or so. Notable ones for traversing the state include:
* KY 80 crosses the southern part of the state, linking Mayfield, Hopkinsville, Bowling Green, Somerset, London, Hazard and Pikeville.