Turkish Highway Signs & Words

Here are the more common signs you’ll see as you ride or drive around Turkey:

Allah korusun

Araç çıkabilir

AS. İZ
(Askeri İnzibat)

Askeri bölge

Benzin

Buz

Çıkış

Dikkatsız

Dinlenme Alanı

Dur

Düzensiz

Girilmez

Giriş

Hastane

Heyelan bölgesi

Kapalı

Kar

KarayollarıTCK

Kaza raporu

KGS

Kısmet

Kurşunsuz

Lastikçi

Mazot/motorin

Nakit

OGS

Otogar

Otoyol

Park etmek yasaktır

Park yapılmaz
Park edilmez

Sağdan, sağdan gidiniz

Sanayi bölgesi

Şehir Merkezi

Servis Alanı

Servis Yolu

Sis

Taşıt Giremez

Tehlikeli

Tehlikeli Madde

Tekyön

TEM

Tırmanma şeridi

Uzun araç

Yaya geçidi

Yol

Yol çalışması

Yol tamiri

Yol yapımı

May God protect me!

Vehicles Entering

Military Police
Military Police

Military Zone

Gasoline/petrol

Ice

Exit

Careless

Rest area

Stop

Disorder/erratic

No Entry

Entrance

Hospital

Landslide/falling rock zone

Closed

Snow

Highway Department

Accident report

Prepaid Toll Debit Card

Fate

Lead-free (gas/petrol)

Tire repairman

Diesel fuel

Cash (toll payment)

Toll-pay Transponder

Bus Terminal

Expressway, Motorway

No parking

No parking
No parking

(Slow vehicles) use right lane

Repair shop zone

City center

Service area

Temporary road (detour)

Fog, mist

No vehicle entry

Dangerous

Dangerous materials

One way

Trans European Motorway

Climbing Lane (on hills)

Long vehicle

Pedestrian crossing

Road, highway

Road work

Road repairs

Road construction

For more Turkish words and phrases, see my Turkish Language Guide.

—by Tom Brosnahan


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