was the former name for the Route Nacional from Madrid
. According with the new spanish
roads nomenclature, the sections which have been already enhanced and upgraded to autovía
have been recently renamed to A-2
, whereas the sections still not upgraded (Zaragoza
border sections) keep the old name N-II.
At the french border, near La Jonquera, this route links with the french N9
Most of the traffic formerly carried by the road now takes the AP-7 and AP-2 autopistas
The road is still in the process of being fully dualled but already by-passes the major towns of Girona and Figueres.