R2 expressway (Slovakia)

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Expressway R2
Rýchlostná cesta R2
 in operation    under construction    in planning
Route information
Part of E58E77E571E572
Length: 50.5 km (31.4 mi)
Planned: 305 km (190 mi)
Major junctions
From: SK/CZ border
To: Košice (R4)
Highway system

R2 is an expressway in Slovakia. Its route starts from SK/CZ border to Trenčín (D1) - Bánovce nad Bebravou - Prievidza - Žiar nad Hronom (R1/R3) - (shared section with R1/R3 until Zvolen) - Lučenec (R7) - Rimavská Sobota - Rožňava and it ends in Košice (R4).

As of 2006, from 358 km (excluding the shared section) there were:

  • 50,5 km in operation (21,5 km as a two-lane road)
  • 3 km under construction (two-lane road near Figa)
  • 305 km planned

Note: Opened sections are currently signed as a national road 50.

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