Traffic Signs



Get to know the more common Traffic Signs!

  • curva = curve
  • peligro = danger
  • sin salida = dead end
  • desvío, desviación = diversion
  • centro = city center
  • salida = exit
  • carril = lane
  • adelantamiento prohibido or entrada prohibida = no entry
  • de sentido único, sentido obligatorio = one-way
  • estacionamiento, aparcamiento = parking
    (Parking is sometimes symbolized by a capital E or capital P, depending on the region.)
  • peatones = pedestrians
  • policía= police
  • prohibido, prohibida = prohibited
  • camino cerrado = road closed
  • despacio = slow
  • tope = speed bump
  • alto, pare or stop, depending on the region = stop
  • velocidad máxima = speed limit

The following filling station signs are also important.

  • super or super 98 = Leaded
  • sin plomo 98 or Eurosuper 95 = Unleaded
  • gasoleo = Diesel

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