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The route of a trolleybus service. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Route
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasmay be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: in use


This tag is used on relations which map the route of a trolleybus service.

A  Trolleybus is an electric bus that draws its electricity from overhead wires.

Tags to use in combination

Key Value Comment
type route (mandatory)
route trolleybus (mandatory)
ref number number of the trolleybus service
operator name operator
network local / regional network network
to name Destination station
from name Start station
wheelchair yes / no / limited Indicates whether the buses are fitted on the route for wheelchair users.

See also

  • trolley_wire=* indicates that the road has a catenary for trolleybuses
  • trolleybus=yes indicates that holding a trolley at a stop