Picardy Road Network and Travel

Travelling to Picardy by Road
Road network Picardy accounts for 5% of the total French road network including: 550 kms of motorways and 1185 kms of roads.
Main motorways A29: on 224 kms between Amiens and Neufchâtel-en-Bray via Saint Quentin.
A16 l'européenne on 312 kms, from Val d'Oise department to Belgium border via Beauvais, Amiens, Abbeville in Picardy and Boulogne, Calais and Dunkerque in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais
A26 autoroute des Anglais: from Calais, via Arras and Reims to Troyes.
A1 autoroute du Nord: the most frequented, from Paris to Lille, Crossign Picardy via Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport and Astérix Leisure Park.
A28: from Abbeville to Tours via Rouen, Alençon and Le Mans. It is part of the north-south european axis.
Distances Driving distance from Paris to Beauvais: 1hour (80kms)
Driving distance from Paris to Abbeville: 2hours (180kms)
Useful contacts Car Rental: www.hertz.fr, www.avis.fr, www.rentacar.fr, www.europcar.com, www.easycar.com
Traffic Information: www.autoroutes-trafic.fr, www.infotrafic.com, www.bison-fute.gouv.fr
Itineraries: , www.igg.fr

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