Weekend City Road Closures for Works

Works to renew the road surface at Boulevard d'Avranches, Avenue Charles de Gaulle and The Rue du Laboratoire will take place over this weekend, from 22 to 24 April.

The works will be carried out in separate phases and involve a number of traffic changes. 

From 20:00 on Saturday 22 April to 18:00 on Sunday 23 April, Boulevard d'Avranches, Montée de la Pétrusse, Avenue Charles de Gaulle and Rue du Laboratoire will be closed to all traffic. 

The streets adjacent to these roads — Rue du Fort Wallis on the stretch between Rue Charles VI and Boulevard d'Avranches as well as Bender Street — will be closed to traffic, except for bus lines. 

However, access to garages will be guaranteed.

From 06:00 on Sunday 23 April 2017 to 05:00 on Monday 24 April, Boulevard d'Avranches, Montée de la Pétrusse, Avenue Charles de Gaulle and Rue du Laboratoire will be closed to all traffic.

Additionally, traffic on the adjoining streets will be prohibited, except at Bender Street which will be open to buses. Inbound and outbound movements will not be permitted during this period.

It is recommended that inhabitants of the above-mentioned streets who require use of their vehicle should park it outside the prohibited parking zones.

During the works period, access to the city centre via Boulevard d'Avranches will not be possible. 

Drivers from the east, e.g. Sandweiler and the A1 motorway will be able to access the city via the Kirchberg Plateau.  

For vehicles coming from the south of the country, entry into the city will be via the Pénétrante Sud, then Rue de Thionville, Pont Büchler, Rue de Hollerich and Rue d’Esch. 

Those travelling to the airport will need to take Avenue de la Liberté, the Place de la Gare, Pont Büchler and then onto the A1 motorway in the direction of the Kirchberg Plateau.

For the duration of the works, a nunber of modifications to public transport services will apply.

Municipal Bus Line 7 will be deflected in both directions between Boulevard Général Patton and Place de la Gare by Verlorenkost and Bonnevoie. Lavoisier and Laboratoire will be abolished and replaced by a temporary stop in Lavoisier Street, at the corner of Auguste Lumière. Gare-Rocade will be abolished and replaced by Fraternité (Boulevard de la Fraternité) or Gare Centrale.

Bus Line 29 will be deflected in both directions between Boulevard Général Patton and Place de la Gare by Verlorenkost and Bonnevoie. Some stops may not be served and will be replaced as follows: the Al Molkerei judgment will be replaced by a provisional stop at Boulevard Général Patton, downstream of Rue Marie and Pierre Curie. The Paris-Zitha stops (platforms 2 and 4) will be replaced by Wallis Quai 2 (towards the airport) and Gare Centrale Quai 103 (towards Bonnevoie).

RGTR Regional Lines 150, 160 and 163 will be diverted in both directions between the Robert Schaffner roundabout and the Gare district by Hamm and Bonnevoie. The Ronndréisch stop in the direction of the Gare district will be replaced by the Käschtewee (Upper Street) stop. The General Patton, Al Molkerei and F.D. Roosevelt cases will be repealed and replaced by Heinrich Heine (Heine).