The Worst Cities In France For Gridlock

| July 15, 2016

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If you're planning a holiday in France this summer, it might be a good idea to avoid these cities during the early morning and late evening. Marseille comes first for gridlock in France. Commuters in the southern city with a standard 30 minute commute lose 92 hours to traffic jams each year.

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