M5 motorway (Hungary)

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M5 motorway
M5 autópálya
Route information
Part of E60 / E71 / E75
Length: 160.9 km (100.0 mi)
173.9 km (108.1 mi) planned
Major junctions
From: M0 autopalya.png M0 in Budapest
  M8 autopalya.png M8 near Kecskemét
To: Autokinetodromos A1 number.svg A1 in Serbia, at Röszke
Location
Major cities: Budapest, Kecskemét, Szeged
Highway system
Motorways in Hungary

The M5 motorway is a Hungarian motorway which connects Budapest with the south-eastern regions of the country, the cities of Kecskemét, Szeged, and finally Röszke on the Serbian border. The motorway reached the city of Szeged in December 2005, while the remaining portion (between Szeged and Röszke) was completed in April 2006.

The M5 continues as the A1 motorway in Serbia from the Serbian side of the border at Horgoš. It is also the main route from Budapest to Bucharest via the M43 motorway and Romania's A1 motorway, both of which are under construction.

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