A31 (Germany)

From Hitchwiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The A31 is a 241 km long motorway in the West of Germany going in North-South direction from Emden to Bottrop in the Ruhr Area.

By many people this motorway is called the Friesenspieß or Emslandautobahn, because it's going straightforward through the Emsland, and especially at night you'll see no cars for miles along the motorway here. This part of the motorway is one of the most emptiest streets in Germany.

You can find one petrol station between Lingen and Wietmarschen. Two petrol stations are in planning (Aschendorf and Hochmoor), but it's not sure when they are finished.

Hitching the A31

Legend:

Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination

(very good) |

Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination

(good) |

Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination

(average) |

Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination

(bad) |

Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination

(senseless)

<map lat='52.415527220441405' lng='7.0890625' zoom='8' view='0' width='200' height='600' float='right' />

Pfeil unten.svg

Pfeil oben.svg

(1) AB-AS-blau.svg Emden-West
(2) AB-AS-blau.svg Pewsum
(3) AB-AS-blau.svg Emden-Mitte
(4) AB-AS-blau.svg Emden-Wolthusen
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(good) at the beginning of the bypass
(5) AB-AS-blau.svg Emden-Ost
(6) AB-AS-blau.svg Riepe
(7) AB-AS-blau.svg Neermoor
(8) AB-AS-blau.svg Veenhusen
(9)
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Dreieck Leer * connection to the A28
(10) AB-AS-blau.svg Leer-Nord
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(average) Easy to get a ride to the Netherlands since a lot of Dutch people go shopping in Leer.
(11) AB-AS-blau.svg Leer-West
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(bad) It's very difficult to hitchhike in the direction of Oldenburg since most (if not all) people will take a different on-ramp.
(12) AB-AS-blau.svg Jemgum
(13) AB-AS-blau.svg Weener
(14)
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Dreieck Bunde * connection to the A280
(15) AB-AS-blau.svg Papenburg
(16) AB-AS-blau.svg Rhede (Ems)
(17) AB-AS-blau.svg Dörpen
(18) AB-AS-blau.svg Lathen
(19) AB-AS-blau.svg Haren (Ems)
(20) AB-AS-blau.svg Wesuwe
(21) AB-AS-blau.svg Meppen-Nord
(22) AB-AS-blau.svg Twist
(23) AB-AS-blau.svg Geeste
(24) AB-AS-blau.svg Wietmarschen
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Raststätte Ems-Vechte West
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Raststätte Ems-Vechte Ost
(25) AB-AS-blau.svg Lingen
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(bad)
(26) AB-AS-blau.svg Emsbüren
Get off here if you want to hitch along the A30. Walk away from this ramp in direction south-west for 1 km and you'll get to the Schüttorf-Nord ramp along the A30. There you can try hitching towards Osnabrück easily, towards the Netherlands it's a bit more difficult because of missing traffic. Hitchhiking the Emsbüren ramp is not the best option, it's quite empty in both directions.
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(bad)
(27)
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Kreuz Schüttorf * connection to the A30
(28) AB-AS-blau.svg Schüttorf-Ost
(29) AB-AS-blau.svg Ochtrup-Nord
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(bad)
(30) AB-AS-blau.svg Gronau/Ochtrup
No way to hitch this ramp because it's on the B54. On this ramp cars drive around 100 km/h and it's hard to stop and dangerous for you! If going towards Gronau, Enschede or Münster,
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
(bad)
(31) AB-AS-blau.svg Heek
(32) AB-AS-blau.svg Legden/Ahaus
(33) AB-AS-blau.svg Gescher/Coesfeld
(34) AB-AS-blau.svg Borken
(35) AB-AS-blau.svg Reken
(36) AB-AS-blau.svg Lembeck
(37) AB-AS-blau.svg Schermbeck
(38) AB-AS-blau.svg Dorsten-West
(39) AB-AS-blau.svg Kirchhellen-Nord
(40) AB-AS-blau.svg Kirchhellen
(41) AB-AS-blau.svg Gladbeck
(42)
Error creating thumbnail: Unable to save thumbnail to destination
Dreieck Bottrop * connection to the A2

Pfeil unten.svg

Pfeil oben.svg


German highways

Major highways: A1A2A3A4A5A6A7A8A9

Minor highways: A10A11A12A13A14A15A17A19A20A21A23A24A25A26A27A28A29A30A31A33A37A38A39A40A42A43A44A45A46A48A49A52A57A59A60A61A62A63A64A65A66A67A70A71A72A73A81A92A93A94A95A96A98A99