A speed limit can be indicated at any time with the traffic sign below. The traffic sign means that it is forbidden to drive faster than indicated. The traffic sign is valid until the next intersection or until the traffic sign announcing the end.
Begin of a speed limit
End of the speed limit
A zone consists of one or more public roads. The beginning and end is indicated by a zonebord (see image). As long as you drive within the zone, the limitation on speed or parking is the money.
A motorway is a public road intended for the traffic of fast vehicles, such as cars, motorbikes, trucks and buses. On a motorway there is a central reservation between the two directions and there are no traffic lights or intersections.
Begin of a motorway
End of the motorway
An expressway is a public road, similar to a motorway but often with intersections and traffic lights.
Begin of an expressway
End of the expressway
The built-up area is an area designated by the government where there is a lot of construction. Because of the higher population density, drivers have to take extra account of other road users. Pay extra attention in the vicinity of crossings, schools and parks.
Begin of a built-up area
End of the built-up area
Pedestrians walk on the road in a residential area, but they are not allowed to hinder traffic.
Begin of a residential area
End of the residential area
A bicycle street is a street in which the cyclists are the most important road users. Motor vehicles are allowed, but cars are not allowed to overtake cyclists.
End of the lane for cyclists
A pedestrian zone is an area of a city or town reserved for pedestrian-only use and in which most or all automobile traffic may be prohibited.
Begin of a zone for pedestrians
End of the zone for pedestrians
A public road where temporarily and during certain hours at the entrances a fence is placed with the indication 'play street'.
Entry prohibited, playstreet
A speed bump is a traffic calming device that use vertical deflection to slow motor-vehicle traffic in order to improve safety conditions. Variations include the speed hump, speed cushion and speed table.
Warning for a speed bump