N8 road (Belgium)

The N8 road in Belgium is a road connecting Brussels and Koksijde, passing Ninove, Oudenaarde, Kortrijk, Ypres and Veurne.[1]

The N8 near Alveringem

The N8 is the old road from Brussels to the coast. Most sections have been replaced by motorways, and only serve a regional purpose, except for the A19 [nl] which was supposed to go from Kortrijk to the coast, but which ends at Ypres. In 2012, the extension was permanently cancelled.[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Wegnummers in België". Wegnummers.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 26 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Autoweg Ieper-kust definitief geschrapt". Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie (in Dutch). Retrieved 26 February 2021.

Coordinates: 50°52′35″N 2°48′57″E / 50.8765°N 2.8158°E / 50.8765; 2.8158