|To:||Kilmacleague West (S634028)|
|Distance:||10.2 km (6.3 miles)|
|Meets:||R680, R860, R709, R710, R685|
The R708 connects Waterford to the regional airport at Killowen, some 8 km south of the city centre. Starting from a junction with the R680 Parnell Street / The Mall in the city of Waterford, it runs to meet the R685 at Kilmacleague West.