European highways flow with the third black Saturday

European highways flow with the third black Saturday

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It is at the end of the morning, fairly busy on the roads of europe to the south. Holidaymakers are now spending hours in traffic jams. According to the traffic information service (VID) is there in total on all European vakantiesnelwegen 1376 km file.

The ANWB reports that the waiting time on the route through the Rhone valley to the Spanish border (A7/A9) for nearly four hours counts on this third black Saturday. Also on the A71/A75, the route Clermont-Ferrand – Narbonne and the motorway A10 to Bordeaux on various places, long traffic jams.

Also on the A71/A75, the route Clermont Ferrand – Narbonne and the motorway A10 to Bordeaux on various places now long files.

In Germany the traffic so far. Only on the A8 Munich towards the Austrian border, is the delay about an hour. In Austria runs the traffic for the Karawankentunnel. The waiting time is increased to onderhalf hours. The waiting time for the gotthard tunnel in Switzerland is in both directions for an hour


Also in Italy is the since this morning pressure. On the A14 motorway, Milan direction Bologna, the delay to three hours. Italians enjoy a long weekend and are flocking on the way to the Adriatic Sea. Returning holidaymakers on the A22, Verona to the Brenner pass, arrive at the lake Garda in trouble. Since it takes an extra hour to the Austrian border to reach.

The traffic service of the ANWB has the impression that the Dutch spread over the weekend of their holiday accommodations to return. Thus, there seems as yet that she’s the third black Saturday avoid. However, the ANWB emergency centre many calls from returning holidaymakers who are stranded with bad luck, was a spokeswoman to know.

The expectation is that the amount of congestion on the European roads, at 14.00 at the peak will be.


This is what Black Saturday look like at the ANWB

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