A13 motorway (Luxembourg)

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Autoroute 13
Liaison avec la Sarre
Collectrice du Sud
Route information
Length: 42.310 km (26.290 mi)
Existed: December 1990 – present
History: Completed on 24 July 2003
Major junctions
West end: Pétange
  Sanem
Differdange
Schifflange
Frisange
Mondorf-les-Bains
Schengen
East end: Germany Bundesautobahn 8 for Saarlouis
Highway system
Motorways in Luxembourg

The Autoroute 13, abbreviated to A13, is a motorway in southern Luxembourg. It is 42.310 kilometres (26.290 mi) long and connects Pétange to Schengen, via all the largest towns in the Red Lands. At Schengen, it reaches the German border, whereupon it meets the A8, which crosses southern Germany.

Overview[edit]

For its western 20.4 kilometres, until it reaches Lankelz, it is known as the Collector road of the South (French: Collectrice du Sud). For its eastern 21.9 kilometres, it is known as the Connection with the Saar (French: Liaison avec la Sarre).

In all, the A13 was opened in eight separate sections:

Route[edit]

Junctions and structures
AB-Kreuz-blau.svg Biff roundabout
AB-AS-blau.svg (J1) Pétange 5 / 31
AB-AS-blau.svg (J2) Sanem
AB-AS-blau.svg (J3) Differdange
AB-Tunnel.svg Aessen Tunnel
AB-Tunnel.svg Ehlerange Tunnel
AB-AS-blau.svg (J4) Ehlerange
AB-Kreuz-blau.svg Lankelz Junction A4
AB-AS-blau.svg (J5) Lallange 4
AB-Kreuz-blau.svg Esch Junction A4
AB-AS-blau.svg (J6) Schifflange
AB-AS-blau.svg (J7) Kayl
AB-AS-blau.svg (J8) Burange 31
AB-Kreuz-blau.svg Croix de Bettembourg A3
AB-AS-blau.svg (J9) Hellange 13
AB-Tunnel.svg Frisange Tunnel
AB-AS-blau.svg (J10) Frisange 3
AB-AS-blau.svg (J11) Altwies 16
AB-Brücke.svg Altwies Viaduct
AB-Tunnel.svg Mondorf-les-Bains Tunnel
AB-AS-blau.svg (J12) Mondorf-les-Bains 16
AB-Tunnel.svg Markusbierg Tunnel
AB-AS-blau.svg (J13) Schengen 10
AB-Brücke.svg Schengen Viaduct
Germany Border with Germany A 8


References[edit]

  1. ^ (French) "Evolution du réseau autoroutier". Administration des Ponts et Chaussées. 24 January 2008. Retrieved 29 December 2008. 

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