It’s important for drivers to pay close attention to Icelandic road signs, as the country’s rugged terrain and unpredictable weather can make driving challenging. However, with the help of clear and informative road signs, navigating Iceland’s roads can be a safe and enjoyable experience.
Sheep on the road?
Possibility of sheep (or other animals) on the road
Please slow down, and drive slowly as tires can lose grip
Danger of sudden icy conditions
The road ahead is closed due to snow or other reasons. Closed means CLOSED! No driving!
One or many unbridged rivers ahead. Only suitable for bigger 4×4 jeeps
Please keep to the far right side of the road. Another car could be coming the other way
Paved road changes to gravel
Gravel road ahead. Please slow down and drive slower on gravel roads
Driving not allowed
No driving in this area!
Slow down (50km/h). Another car could be coming the other way