Drivers in France are cautioned to be alert to heavy traffic over the next four days and to plan their end-of-vacation trips accordingly.Ahead of the last full week of the summer vacation, French road instructor Bison Futé warned motorists to expect particularly heavy traffic on Saturday, with all points on the road network classified as “red” – the second highest level on its color code. alert system – while vacationers are returning home.
Those who go on vacation on Saturdays should also beware of heavy traffic. Bison Futé has classified routes to traditional holiday areas as orange and red in the southeast and along the Mediterranean coast.
Friday, Sunday and Monday, meanwhile, an orange traffic warning, with the traffic monitor warning that “the bulk of road traffic concerns [routes back from] coastal regions to large metropolises ”.