- Driving Restrictions
Greece: HGV Driving restrictions - August 12-15
For the safer movement of vehicles and the improvement of road traffic during the celebration of the 15th of August 2022, in addition to the facilitation and traffic measures, which will be taken at the local level, a traffic ban will apply to all car trucks with a maximum permissible weight of more than 3.5 tons , on the sections of highways and national roads, during the following days and hours, as announced by the Police: 1. On Friday 12 August 2022, from 16:00 to 21:00 and on Saturday 13 August 2022, from 08:00 to 13:00, Athens exit direction:
(a) On the A8 highway (Athens-Patra) from the Elefsina Toll (Ex. 26+500) to the Rio Toll (Ex. 199+660). (b) On the A1 highway (Athens-Thessaloniki-Evzoni), from the junction Ag. Stefanou (Kryoneri) (X.T. 27+960) to the intersection of Bralos (X.T. 203+065), from the junction of Roditsa (Lamia) (X.T. 212+625) to the intersection of Rahon Fthiotida ( X.Th. 242+479), from the Makryhori toll (X.Th. 374+291) to the Leptokaryas junction (X.Th. 410+359). (c) On the National Highway of Thessaloniki-N. Moudanion, from the Thermi flyover to the N. Moudanion interchange (61.5km). (d) On the A11 highway (Schimatari – Chalkida), from its intersection with the A1 highway (X.TH. 65+820) to the high bridge of Chalkida (X.TH. 12+300).
(e) On the National Highway Thessaloniki - Kavala, from the 11th km (X.Th.11+340) to the intersection of Leo Amfipoli (X.Th.97+550). (f) On the A5 highway (Ionia Odos) from the "Charilaos Trikoupis" bridge (P.O. 0+000) to the end of Ionia Odos (P.O. 200+991). (g) On the A7 highway (Central Peloponnese), on the way to Kalamata, from the Korinthos Motorway (P.O. 85+300) to the Sparta Roundabout (P.O. 240+800) (Kalamata Ring Road) . (h) On the A71 highway (Lefktro-Sparti) from the A/K Lefktro (0+000) to the A/K Spartis (X.TH.45+000). (i) On the Ioannina - Arta - Antirrio National Highway in the direction of Antirrio. (j) On the Thessaloniki-Polygyrou National Highway (E.O.16), from the Thermi flyover to the limits of the P.E. Thessaloniki (Agia Anastasia junction).
2a. On Monday 15 August 2022, from 16:00 to 23:00, for the input current:
(a) On the A8 highway (Athens-Patra), in the direction of Athens, from the Rio Toll (Ex. 199+660) to the Elefsina Toll (Ex. 26+500).
(b) On the A1 highway (Athens-Thessaloniki Evzonoi), in the direction of Athens, from the Leptokaryas junction (P.T. 410+359) to the Makrychorio toll (P.T. 374+291), from the Rahon Fthiotidas junction (X.Th. 242+479) to the Roditsa (Lamia) junction (X.Th. 212+625), and from the Bralos intersection (X.Th. 203+065) to the Ag. Stefanou (Kryoneri) (X.Th.27+960)
(c) On the N. Moudanion - Thessaloniki National Highway from the N. Moudanion interchange (61.5km) to the Thermi flyover. (d) On the A11 highway (Schimatari – Chalkida), upstream towards Schimatari, from the high bridge of Chalkida (P.O. 12+300) to its intersection with the A1 highway (P.O. 65+820).
(e) On the Kavala - Thessaloniki National Road from the Leo Amfipoli intersection (P.T. 97+550) to the 11th km (P.T. 11+340) thereof.