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Benelux announcement:

The information on these pages is adapted to the situation and working of Waze in the countries of the BeNeLux. At the top of the page you can select the language of your choice. Pages that are not updated within the last half year may be out of date. Please do not change anything without consulting the local team. Any questions, remarks or ideas are welcome in this forum.

When to apply

  • Entrance and exit roads of  Freeway .
  • Entrance and exit roads of bridges and tunnels.
  • When a "Exit R/L" is more clear than a "Keep R/L"


General guideline

  • No City
  • When needed, multiple destinations are separated by ' / '


For exits use the following structure

  • Full official exit name = <Exit> <Number> <Official Name>
  • Only when road signs differ from the official name, add the destinations on the signs
  • Do not add the road numbers of destinations


For use the following structure:

  • Only the first number of the destination road
  • The destination indicator (> or ri)
  • The destinations as indicated on the road signs

Country specific guidelines

The Netherlands


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  • Afrit 33 Assen-Noord ri Vries


  • A1 ri Amsterdam
  • N201 ri Hoofddorp / Den Haag
  • 4/5

Belgium and Luxemburg

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Entrances and Exits are named in the official language of the region they are located in.

When Freeways have a European road number, the E-number is used and the national road number (A-number) is omitted. In all other cases, the national road number is used.

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  • Afrit 15 Leuven
  • Sortie 8 Louvranges > Louvain-la-Neuve
  • Sortie 18 Courrière > Marche-en-Famenne / Assesse
  • Ausfahrt 39 Eynatten > Raeren


  • A12 > Brussel
  • E19 > Tournai / Mons / La Louvière
  • N51 > Valenciennes / Jemappes
  • N90 > Gilly / Charleroi


  • Ausfaart 3 Dudelange
  • 4/5

More about abbreviations as a prefix for destinations

  • Abbreviations are used to fit more of the name on the screen
  • In Belgium and Luxemburg ">" is used, in The Netherlands "ri"
  • These abbreviations are pronounced fully by TTS (Text To Speech), in the navigation instructions with use of streetnames
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