The southwest around the Bordeaux conurbation is still very busy. Several kilometers of traffic jams slow down traffic on the A10 motorway.
After a black Saturday in the direction of departures, traffic was classified orange (difficult) throughout the territory in the direction of departures and returns this Sunday, August 1, according to information from Bison Futé.
From the 6:00 p.m. point of Vinci highways, “there are many people in the South, it takes two additional hours of travel between Lyon and Orange“. The A10 motorway around the Bordeaux conurbation is also very busy at the end of the afternoon. “The cars are running in step», Confirms Bison Futé.
In the Rhône valley, towards Lyon and Orange, the roads are also congested. Between Toulouse and Narbonne, a big half-hour of traffic jams are reported.
As for the return to the Parisian conurbation, after big slowdowns in the middle of the day, the traffic is still dense, especially at the Saint-Arnoult toll.
Monday August 2 should be a quieter day for all holidaymakers, classified as green by Bison Futé in the return direction. Significant difficulties will however be expected in the direction of departures near Bordeaux, south of Lyon and for crossing the Mont-Blanc tunnel to Italy.