French Roads and traffic in October

Citroen 2CV

October on French roads is a quiet month, with no public holidays, just school half-term in some regions. Mainly based on anticipated Paris traffic the warnings also apply to other major cities.

Public Holidays in France:

  • No public holidays in France this month

Traffic status:

    • 18 October  ORANGE
    • 25 October  RED
    • 26 October  ORANGE
    • 31 October  RED

ORANGE = difficile (difficult)

RED = très difficile (very difficult)

Official French Govt. traffic adviceFor the latest info see the Bison-Futé (clever buffalo?)website – for official French Government Traffic advice.