A13 motorway (Netherlands)

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A13 motorway
Rijksweg 13
Motorways in the Netherlands with A13 bolt
Route information
Part of E 19
Maintained by Rijkswaterstaat[1]
Length17 km (11 mi)
Major junctions
North end E 19 / E 30 / A4 in The Hague
 
South end E 19 / E 25 / A20 / S113 in Rotterdam
Location
ProvincesSouth Holland
Highway system
A12N14

The A13 motorway is a motorway in the Netherlands, connecting the cities of The Hague and Rotterdam. The Rotterdam The Hague Airport is located next to the A13.

Route description[edit]

The 17-kilometre-long (11 mi), highly congested motorway is the main motorway connection between these two cities. It is a dual carriageway with three lanes in each direction. Between the junctions Berkel and Delft-Zuid managed motorway is effective, when certain intensities occur the hard shoulder is opened for traffic heading north.[2] The maximum speed on the road is 100 km/h.

European route E19, the route between Amsterdam and Paris, follows the complete A13 motorway between the interchanges Ypenburg and Kleinpolderplein.

Future[edit]

To relieve the southern part of A13 motorway from traffic, the plan exists for a major by-pass for the city of Rotterdam, connecting the A13 directly with the A16 motorway. The A16 will be extended from its current terminus at interchange Terbregseplein towards a new interchange with the A13 between exits Berkel en Rodenrijs and Delft-Zuid. The remaining part of the A13, between this interchange and interchange Ypenburg, would then have to be widened.[3]

Exit list[edit]

The entire route is in South Holland Province.

MunicipalitykmmiExitDestinationsNotes
The Hague63.7 E 19 east / E 30 / A4 – The HagueNorthern end of E 19 concurrency
Rijswijk7Laan van DelfvlietSouthbound entrance and northbound exit
Delft7.54.78Vrijenbanselaan / Kfar-Savaweg / Brasserskade
9.66.09Oostpoortweg
11.67.210 N470 / Kruithuisweg / Kruithuisplein – Delft, Pijnacker
Lansingerland16.810.411 N209 east (Doenkade) / S114 south (Matlingeweg) – Overschie, Berkel en Rodenrijs
Rotterdam13Parallelstraat-Oostzijde / ParallelstraatNorthbound entrance only
KleinpolderpleinNorthbound entrance and southbound exit
19.812.3 E 19 east / E 25 / A20 / S113 south (Stadhoudersweg) – Rotterdam, SchiedamSouthern end of E 19 concurrency
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wegbeheerders". Rijkswaterstaat. Retrieved 6 January 2015.
  2. ^ Wegenwiki
  3. ^ A13/A16/A20: aanleg nieuwe verbindingsweg, Rijkswaterstaat Archived July 24, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. (in Dutch)

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