FRIBOURG REGION is crossed by two of Switzerland's main motorway axes: the A1 motorway, which crosses Switzerland from east to west, and the A12, which links Berne to Vevey.

Traffic rules
Speed limits:
Motorways: 120 km/h
Main roads: 80 km/h
In villages or towns: 50 km/h

There is no motorway toll in Switzerland but the purchase of an annual road tax sticker is obligatory (CHF 40.-) in order to drive on motorways. The sticker is on sale at customs offices, service stations and newspaper kiosks.

Useful information

Motorway A1
Linking Berne to Lausanne, through Morat, Avenches, Payerne and Estavayer-le-Lac.

Motorway A12
Linking Berne to Vevey, through Fribourg, Bulle and Châtel-St-Denis.




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