There are many road tunnels in the highway network of Greece. The longest tunnel is located in one of the most demanding parts of the road network.
The infrastructures in our country they are constantly improving. Road transport, albeit belatedly, is being transformed, with theown network to modernized for the benefit of driver safety.
The road tunnels constitute the greater challenge of engineers, since due to the morphology of the Greek soil, they require a special technical and construction study. To them highways we come across many tunnels, some shorter in length and others longer.
The largest tunnel is located in Tempi. It’s about her tunnel T2 which has length of almost 6 km and is part of the Aegean highway. It is the largest in our country but also in South-Eastern Europe. Also known as a tunnel Marinou Antipa-Riga Feraiuincludes two 3.75 m wide traffic lanes in each direction and one Emergency Lane
THE Tempe tunnel (T2)together with the 2 km long T1 create one underground road passage 8 km connected by an open section of 1 km. It connects the Regions Thessaly and Central Macedonia. In the same section, there is also a 3 km long Platamonas tunnel.
Here, it is worth noting that the second largest road tunnel is his Drisku in Egnatia by length 4.6 km and the third her Panagopoulas in Olympia Road length 4 km