Apply for an International Driver License for Germany


Apply for driving license translation from English to German now, and forget about the problems with renting and driving a car in an German-speaking country.

A driving license has an absolutely different design and form depending on the country, its national language, and the region or state where it was issued. When travelling abroad you may find out that your domestic driving license fails to meet standards and is considered invalid. This would be an unpleasant surprise for you but you can avoid it by using to our services.

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Antigua and Barbuda
Australia
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Botswana
Brunei
Burundi
Cameroon
Canada
Cyprus
Dominica
Ethiopia
Fiji
Gambia
Ghana
Grenada
Guyana
Honduras
Hong Kong
India
Indonesia
Ireland
Israel
Jamaica
Kenya
Kiribati
Lesotho
Liberia
Malawi
Malaysia
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Micronesia
Namibia
Nauru
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Pakistan
Palau
Palestine Autonomous
Papua New Guinea
Philippines
Rwanda
Samoa
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Solomon Islands
Somaliland
South Africa
South Sudan
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Vincent
Sudan
Swaziland
Tanzania
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tuvalu
Uganda
United Kingdom
United States of America
Vanuatu
Zambia
Zimbabwe
German speaking countries.
Austria

  • International Driving License is recognized.
Driving tips for Austria:
  • Driving in Austria is on the right side of the road.
  • The maximum allowed speed limit is 50 km/h in urban areas, 100 km/h in rural areas and 130 km/h on highways.
  • Seat belt is a must. Buckle up. Otherwise, you will be fined on site.
  • The minimum driving age in Austria is 18 years. The maximum rental age is 21 years.
  • The maximum permitted alcohol limit is 50 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • Hands-free is a must. Otherwise, you will be fined on site.
  • There are plenty of mobile and fixed speed cameras in Austria. Keep this in mind.
  • You are prohibited to use safety camera warning devices in Austria.
  • If you travel with children, make sure they don’t sit in the front seat. Instead, use a proper rear-facing child seat. Before it make sure you have disabled your airbag. For children over 12 years of age, use a booster cushion.
  • You must have a warning road triangle as well as a reflective vest to use in case of a car accident.
  • You must have an EU symbol with an appropriate letter standing for your country on the license plate number. Otherwise, attach a proper sticker sold at any gas station.
  • If you are going to use Austrian highways, you must buy an appropriate sticker.
  • First-aid kit is a must.
  • In winter, you are to use appropriate winter tyres.
  • Parking in Austria is not that expensive. Moreover, at the weekend you can enjoy free of charge parking.
  • You must park in the direction of the traffic.
Belgium
Brazil
Czech Republic
Germany

  • Not party to 1949 convention; International Driving License is honored.
Driving tips for Germany:
  • Germany drives on the right side of the road.
  • The maximum permitted driving speed is 50 km/h on urban roads, 100 km/h on rural roads and 130 km/h on highways.
  • Seat belt is a must. Otherwise, you will be fined €30.
  • The minimum age to drive in Germany is 18 years. If you want to rent a car, you must be at least 21.
  • Hands-free kit is a must. Otherwise, you will be fined €35.
  • The maximum allowed drink drive limit is 50 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • Avoid using safety camera warning devices in Germany.
  • Children who are under 1.50 m are not allowed to sit in the front seat. Younger children must sit in the back seat securely fitted in place. For babies, use only rear-facing seats. Don’t forget to check if the airbag is disabled.
  • The third-party insurance is obligatory.
  • Make sure you have a warning road triangle as well as a reflective vest.
  • Vehicles that enter an intersection from the right side of the road always have the right of the way unless otherwise indicated.
Italy
Liechtenstein

  • Not party to 1949 convention; International Driving License is honored.
Driving tips for Liechtenstein:
  • In Liechtenstein, they drive on the right side of the road.
  • The maximum allowed drink drive limit is 50 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • Seat belt is a must for everyone.
  • A warning road triangle is a must.
  • The minimum driving age is 18. The minimum rental age is 21.
  • The maximum allowed speed limit is 30 km/h in residential districts, 50 km/h in populated places, 80 km/h outside the populated places and 120 km/h on highways.
  • You must drive with dipped headlights on in tunnels.
  • You are prohibited to use safety camera warning devices.
  • For children under the age of 12 and, thus, not higher than 1.50 cm, use appropriate child restraint systems.
  • Do not transport children under the age of seven in the front seats.
  • Always give way to pedestrians.
  • The third-party insurance is obligatory.
  • You are prohibited to honk at night.
  • If you wear glasses or lenses, make sure you have another pair in your car.
  • In winter, don’t forget about snow chains.
  • You are prohibited to drive with a windscreen covered with frost.
  • For the vehicles registered not in Liechtenstein, use an appropriate sticker.
  • Do not pick up hitchhikers. This is prohibited.
  • Carry a fire extinguisher and a first-aid kit.
Luxembourg
Poland
Romania
Slovak Republic
Switzerland

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With the DLT you will overcome any language barriers and will be able to easily drive worldwide. It doesn’t matter what foreign country you are going to visit, as you can rent a car all around the world with the International Driver Document (IDD). If you are stopped while driving, show both your International Driving License (IDL) and your domestic driving license. You will also have a translation book and can show it if needed.

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