A second weekend marked by traffic jams. As motorists prepare to hit the road, Bison Futé expects busy roads this Friday in the direction of departures, and particularly in Île-de-France. It is therefore better to be patient and plan for longer travel times, while the rest of the weekend should be calmer.
For this Friday, October 27, classified “Orange” at the national level and “Red” in Île-de-France in the direction of departures, Bison Futé anticipates dense traffic throughout the French network and in particular at the exit of large cities .
On the outskirts of Paris, the biggest difficulties are expected in the direction of departures, towards the various toll gates, in particular for the A10 and A6 motorways as well as on the Boulevard Périphérique and the A86, from late in the morning. They will continue until the end of the evening with a peak expected between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Returns will be easier.
Bison Futé strongly advises leaving or crossing Île-de-France before 10 a.m. or after 10 p.m., but also avoiding the A31 between Nancy and Luxembourg between 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. and finally the A7 on the Salon-de section. -Provence-Marseille between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Friday morning, the roads in Ile-de-France were busy, with 95km of traffic jams at 7:15 a.m., according to Sytadin. An unusual level. Across the country, Bison futé noted 220 kilometers of traffic jams at 7:15 a.m.
Like the first weekend, Bison Futé still predicts easier and less congested traffic for Saturday and Sunday. Holidaymakers will be able to leave in a serene atmosphere to enjoy the second and final week of rest.
Saturday October 28, traffic will be slightly lower in the direction of departures, with traffic classified as “Green” nationally and “Orange” in Île-de-France. Congestion should be distributed throughout the day, mainly between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Here again, Bison Futé recommends that vacationers leave or cross Île-de-France before 8 a.m. or after 4 p.m. No difficulty is expected in the direction of returns.
Traffic will return to calm for the day of Sunday October 29 throughout France, Île-de-France included, where the forecasts are "green", both in the direction of departures and returns, this which corresponds to usual circulation.