Going abroad - Netherlands

Forbidden lane

  • Prohibited lanes are indicated with a red light in the form of a cross above the lane
  • Bike lanes marked with continuous stripes are forbidden to other vehicles
  • On express ways with 3 or more lanes in one direction, heavy goods vehicles or combinations with trailers longer than 7m must stay in the 2 right lanes.

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