Traffic jams paralyze traffic at the Gotthard tunnel

Traffic jams paralyze traffic at the Gotthard tunnel
Traffic jams paralyze traffic at the Gotthard tunnel

Traffic jams paralyze traffic at the Gotthard tunnel

Published today at 9:21 a.m.

Road traffic was paralyzed by a 16 km traffic jam on Saturday morning shortly before 7:30 a.m. between Beckenried (NW) and Göschenen (UR), at the northern entrance to the Gotthard tunnel. The waiting time can reach 3 hours, the Touring Club Suisse (TCS) reported on X.

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Unlike other years during the Pentecost weekend, the bypass road over the Gotthard Pass cannot be used due to snow.

Traffic jams had already formed at the Gotthard tunnel on Friday. At the north portal, the column of cars extended up to 12 km, before disappearing.

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