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Public-images-osm logo.svg busway = opposite_lane
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A painted lane allowing buses to travel in the opposite direction on a one way road. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: highways
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
Status: in use

Normally used on one way roads which have a bus lane only in the opposite direction to the main traffic flow.

For oneway roads which have bus lanes in both directions, you would use oneway=yes, busway:left=lane and busway:right=lane.