Going abroad - Malta

Forbidden lane

  • Where the inner lane of a carriageway is indicated as a priority vehicle lane, it may only be used by public transport vehicles (excluding self-drive vehicles), horse-driven cabs (Karozzin), bicycles, motorcycles, fire engines, ambulances, salvage and rescue vehicles and any other vehicles on priority duty
  • A priority vehicle lane is indicated by means of a priority vehicle sign indicating the types of vehicle allowed to use the lane and the period of operation of the priority vehicle lane
  • A person driving a vehicle that is not listed above may only drive along a priority vehicle lane in case of emergency

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