A newly opened junction near Dunajská Lužná to ease traffic

The construction is part of the D4/R7 road project.

Transport Minister Árpád Érsek (Most-Híd)Transport Minister Árpád Érsek (Most-Híd) (Source: Michal Frank)

Drivers travelling to and from Bratislava from the direction of Šamorín had to use a road diversion near the village of Dunajská Lužná (both in south-west Slovakia) for more than a year. This will change now as a new interchange was opened close to the future R7 carriageway on October 8.

It was built as part of the D4/R7 ring road project that will lead from Bratislava to southern Slovakia.

“It is part of the construction that is necessary for making the highway passable,” Transport Minister Árpád Érsek (Most-Híd) said, as quoted by the TASR newswire. Similar construction segments will be handed over gradually, he added.

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