A2 road (Latvia)

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A2 marker

Pleskavas šoseja
Route information
Part of E77
Length: 196 km (122 mi)
Major junctions
From: Riga
To: Estonian border
Highway system

National Roads in Latvia

A1 A3

The A2 is a national road in Latvia connecting Riga to Estonian border (Veclaicene), also known as Vidzeme highway in Latvia. The road is part of European route E77 and Latvian TEN-T road network. After the border, the road turns in to Estonian National Highway 7, and then in Russia to A212 leading until Pskov. The length of A2 in Latvian territory is 196 kilometers. Currently A2 has 2x2 lanes from Riga until Sēnīte, and after that it turns to 1x1 lanes. A2 is one of the first 2x2 roads in Latvia, and also one of the busiest roads in Latvia, especially between Riga and Sigulda. It was planned that in 2011 reconstruction of A2 between Riga and Senīe would start, thus converting it in to a motorway. The plans were canceled due to economic crisis. The current speed limit is 90 km/h. The average AADT on A2 in 2014 was 11 062 cars per day.


# Road name Location
1 A1 Rīga
2 A4 Rīga
3 P3 Garkalne
4 P10 Inčukalns
5 A3 Inčukalns
6 P8 Sigulda
7 P32 Līgatne
8 P20 Cēsis
9 P32 Cēsis
10 P30 Priekuļi
11 P28 Rauna
12 P29 Rauna
13 P27 Smiltene
14 P44 Ape
15 P39 Ape

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