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How do you get a spiral roundabout right?

What does the Orange Line mean on a spiral roundabout?

  • Below you will find a diagram of a spiral roundabout, the orange line shows the road positioning required to turn right, note the way you just have to stay within the white road markings and the lane will take you to your exit.

What are these markings on the roundabout for?

  • These are temporary lane markings which help you to find the lane on the roundabout that corresponds to the lane you approached in. Anyone that's approaching in the left lane is guided around to the left. Anyone approaching in the middle lane is guided to the middle.

How many lanes do you need for a roundabout?

  • Rule 1: On each approach there are 3 lanes, as such we can apply this rule: Rule 2: The lanes move one to the left after each set of traffic lights (excluding the set on approach to the roundabout).

image-How do you get a spiral roundabout right?
image-How do you get a spiral roundabout right?
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