Autostrada A16 (Italy)

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A16 Motorway
Autostrada A16
Autostrada dei Due Mari
Route information
Length: 172.5 km (107.2 mi)
Major junctions
West end: Naples
East end: Canosa di Puglia
Regions: Campania, Apulia
Highway system
Autostrade of Italy

The A16 is an Italian autostrada connecting Naples and Canosa, before merging with the A14 autostrada.

The road is also known as "Autostrada dei Due Mari" (Motorway of the Two Seas) because it connects Naples, on the Tyrrhenian coast, with Bari, on the Adriatic coast.

On the night of 28 July 2013, a serious traffic accident occurred on the A16 near Avellino when a coach carrying pilgrims fell off a flyover into a ravine. At least 39 people, including the driver, were killed and many others injured.[1]


Autostrada dei Due Mari
Exit ↓km↓ ↑km↑ Province European Route
AB-AS-grün.svg Napoli est 11.4 NA
AB-AS-grün.svg Baiano 32.6 AV
AB-AS-grün.svg Avellino ovest 47.1 AV
AB-AS-grün.svg Avellino est 55.8 AV
AB-AS-grün.svg Benevento 74.8 BN
AB-AS-grün.svg Grottaminarda 87.8 AV
AB-AS-grün.svg Lacedonia 117.2 FG
AB-AS-grün.svg Candela 134.1 FG
AB-AS-grün.svg Cerignola ovest 173.4 FG


  1. ^ "Italy Coach Crash - At Least 39 Dead Near Avellino". BBC News. 29 July 2013. Retrieved 29 July 2013.