From OpenStreetMap Wiki
| route = road
|many ways or a road|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: In use|
|Tools for this tag|
- Relations/Routes for another way how to tag routes.
- Relation:route#Road_routes types of road-networks this route may be a part of
|The definition of forward/backwards roles as detailed below is old and conflicts directly with the accepted usage of these roles in other route relations.
Not all mappers follow the scheme below, because it is opposite to how route relations are normally made. They choose to follow the general rules on the route relation wiki page. Also, a lot of software will not understand the route you make if use the scheme below.
Members of the route-relation may have (among others) the following roles:
Relations taged route=road may have the following tags in addition to the ones described in Relations/Routes:
|TMC:cid_(CID):tabcd_(TABCD):LocationCode||ID-number transmitted in electronic traffic-messages that identifies this road. See TMC_Import_Germany and TMC:LocationCode=* for TMC-locations.|