Traffic forecast until 13 June 2019

Posted by Blog Author Monday, June 3, 2019 3:41:00 AM

On Friday and Saturday, traffic from Austria to Central Slovenia and down to the Primorska region and Croatia will be increased due to public holidays and the start of the holidays in Austria and part of Germany. Traffic in the opposite direction will be increased on Monday and Tuesday - Monday is a Pentecost Monday and a public holiday in Austria, Hungary, Germany and a major part of Switzerland.

On Tuesday we expect an increase in the number of goods vehicles, especially at border crossings with Austria.

We would also like to warn drivers about closures due to Marathon Franja.

Planned Works

A1, A5, Maribor - Ljubljana motorways, Maribor eastern bypass

Due to the demolition of the toll station and renovation of the road, the road closure between Vransko and Šentrupert is approx. 4 km long. Traffic runs in two narrowed lanes in both directions. The scheduled completion date of the works is in the second half of July.

A full road closure is expected until 7 June 2019 on the A1 motorway sections between Pesnica and Maribor (Ptujska) towards Ljubljana and on the A5 motorway section between Dragučova and Lenart towards Maribor, due to the restoration of a bridge over the Drava river, the Malečnik tunnel, the Vodole tunnel and the Vodole I-V viaduct. The traffic will run on two travel lanes on the other half of the motorway, one lane in each direction. In the opposite direction, the closure will be in effect between 11 and 19 June 2019.

Due to non-scheduled transport, part of the rest area at the location of Murska Sobota in the direction of Maribor will be temporarily closed until 12 June 2019. Motorway users will be unable to access the parking area for heavy goods vehicles. Fuel supply will be possible and a smaller platform next to the fuel station will be open for short breaks and accessible to all users.

A1, Ljubljana - Koper motorway

Construction works are taking place on the road section between Razdrto and Gabrk in both directions. Traffic in each direction runs on one travel lane of 3.5 m in width. No special transport of larger dimensions can be made.

On Thursday, 6 June, complete closure is envisaged at Senožeče junction, A1 - all entry and exit points will be closed. Due to the reconstruction of the junction and the demolition of the toll Senožeče station, there will be a detour from the motorway from Postojna in the direction of Nova Gorica through the Razdrto junction and from Kozina and Sežana through the Divača junction. The closure will be in effect by approx end of June 2019. On Wednesday, 5 June 2019, the Senožeče entry point towards Koper will be closed.

A2, Ljubljana - Obrežje motorway

Due to the construction of gantry foundations in the framework of the demolition of CP Dob, construction works are planned to take place until 30 June 2019 on the Ivančna Gorica - Bič road section in both directions.

Due to the demolition of the Drnovo toll station and the reconstruction of the road between Dobruška vas and Brežice (a length of approx. 8 km), traffic in both directions runs on the rightmost half. The Drnovo junction will be closed in both directions until 14 June 2019.

H4, Vipava expressway

Due to the construction of test fields for wind protection, traffic on the 7 km stretch between the Nanos junction and the Vipava junction in the direction of Vrtojba (Italy) will mostly run in the fast lane in both directions, one lane in each direction.

Other roads

Change of traffic arrangement for goods vehicles over 7.5 tonnes in weight on the Postojna - Jelšane and Kozina - Starod roads, more.

Events

- 7 June - 9 June (bicycle race Marathon Franja). Several roads will be closed; we recommend that you check the tracking and the detailed information on road closures.

An overview of current construction works and other events on motorways and other state roads is available at the following link: www.promet.si.

Specificities

- Presidential delegation - road closures for goods vehicles on Wednesday and Thursday, 5 and 6 June; more information available at link.
- Increased number of military vehicles on the roads by and including 22 June, more.

Traffic information
Before you set off, check the traffic information via:
-              the website www.promet.si
-              the operators at 1970 (the number is not free of charge) or the automated telephone information service on 080 22 44 (free of charge)
-              the mobile app DarsPromet+
-              social media (Twitter @promet_si and www.facebook.com/Vozimo.pametno)
-              by listening to traffic reports on radio stations.

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The Traffic Information Centre for Public Roads wishes you a pleasant and safe drive.

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