|To:||Passage East (S702103)|
|Distance:||11.4 km (7.1 miles)|
|Meets:||R680, R860, R710, R684|
The R683 is part of the route from Waterford to Wexford via the Passage East Ferry. It starts on the R680 (the old N25) near the city centre, from where it proceeds eastwards towards the harbour and the ferry terminal. The road on the other side of the Suir is the R770.