You will then be gone after four days of sunshine parenthesis. Today is the end of the Ascension weekend. You will need patience as there will be many thousands of you driving on the roads.
11:15 a.m.: More than 60 km of traffic jams, slowdowns on A7 in south-north
Slowdowns on A7 are becoming longer in the Drome... 60 km of traffic jams have been reported from La Garde-Adhemar and Portes-les-Valence.
Traffic is slowed for 10 km between Mondragon and Bollene at the moment.
Traffic jams can be found from Orange to Piolenc for more than 10 kilometres.
The A7 is a north-northerly direction, and cars begin to pile up. In the Drome, between the towns of Montboucher-sur-Jabron and Livron sur-Drome, 30 km of slowdowns on the track. Further south, the slowdown stretches over 18.5 km between Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux and Malataverne.
Bison Fute still observes 12.5km of slowdowns in the Drome between La Courcoude et Loriol-sur-Drome.
Further north of Vaucluse is a traffic jam that spans 4km between Orange and Piolenc.
In the Drome, slowdowns are underway over 7.5 km between the municipalities of Donzere and Chateauneuf-du-Rhone, on the A7 in the Marseille-Lyon direction.
In anticipation of traffic jams, Vinci Autoroutes has already implemented speed regulation at 110 km/h on the A7, in its Drome portion, between the municipalities of Malataverne and Chateauneuf-sur-Isere.