Apply for an International Driver License for German-speaking countries.


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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.

List of countries

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English-speaking countries
American Samoa
Antigua and Barbuda
Australia
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Bermuda
Botswana
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Burundi
Cameroon
Canada
Caribbean Netherlands
Cayman Islands
China
Cook Islands
Curacao
Cyprus
Dominica
Ethiopia
Falkland Islands
Fiji
French Southern and Antarctic Lands
Gambia
Ghana
Gibraltar
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guernsey
Guyana
Honduras
Hong Kong
India
Ireland
Israel
Jamaica
Jersey
Kenya
Kiribati
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Malawi
Malaysia
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Micronesia
Montserrat
Namibia
Nauru
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Niue
Northern Cyprus
Northern Mariana Islands
Pakistan
Palau
Palestine Autonomous
Papua New Guinea
Philippines
Puerto Rico
Rwanda
Saint Martin
Samoa
San Marino
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Sint Maarten
Solomon Islands
Somaliland
South Africa
South Sudan
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Vincent
Sudan
Swaziland
Tanzania
Tokelau Islands
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
U.S. Virgin Islands
Uganda
United Kingdom
United States of America
Vanuatu
Zambia
Zimbabwe
German-speaking countries
Austria
Belgium
Brazil

  • Only Inter-American Driving Permit is recognized.
  • Officially a certified translation is required from the Consulate.
  • Part of 1926 Convention on Motor Traffic.
Driving tips for Brazil:
  • Brazil is a right-hand drive country.
  • The minimum age to drive is 18. The minimum age to rent a car is 21.
  • The maximum allowed speed limits are 40 km/h on urban roads, 80-100 km/h on rural roads and 110 km/h on highways.
  • Seat belt is a must.
  • Hands-free kit is a must.
  • The maximum allowed drink drive limit is 60 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • Children under the age of 10 are not allowed to sit in the front seat. Children from 4 to 7,5 must sit in an appropriate booster cushion. Otherwise, you will be fined no less than $100.
  • Park your vehicle towards the general flow of the traffic.
  • Sounds awkward but if you are running out of fuel you are violating traffic regulations even if you aren’t impeding traffic. Thus, make sure you have filled your car up before going anywhere.
  • You are not allowed to drive if you wear flip-flops.
  • You are prohibited to drive if you either put your arm out of the window or with an arm lying on the window sill of your car.
  • Be careful at traffic lights.
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Czech Republic
Denmark
Germany
Hungary

  • International Driving License is recognized.
  • All valid driving licences in English should be accepted. Acceptance of driving licences that are not of the European Communities model cannot be guaranteed therefore drivers may wish to voluntarily update them before travelling abroad.
Driving tips for Hungary:
  • There is a right-hand traffic with overtaking on the left side in Hungary.
  • You can drive a car from the age of 18.
  • Driving in Hungary requires a compulsory third party liability insurance policy.
  • Hungary has the following speed limits: 50 km/h - in built-up areas, 110 km/h - on the motorway with a dividing strip, 130 km/h - on the highway.
  • There is a “dry law” for drivers in this country.
  • Outside built-up area, you should always drive with dipped headlights on.
  • It is necessary to purchase a special sticker (vignette) for driving on expressways.
  • Keep in mind that you must give way to public transport (trams, buses) in Hungary.
  • Before travelling to Hungary, put a first-aid kit, a reflective jacket, a warning triangle, and spare lamps for headlights in the trunk of your car.
  • Use a wireless headset while driving.
  • Be sure to wear your seat belt!
  • Children less than 150 cm tall must be transported in the backseat of a car. For transportation of children under 3 years of age, use special restraints.
  • Parking is allowed on the right side of a two-way street, as well as on both sides of a one-way street. The yellow line at the roadside shows that parking is prohibited here.
  • Give way to the right on the roads.
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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.
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Luxembourg

  • International Driving License is recognized.
Driving tips for Luxembourg:
  • Luxembourg is a right-hand drive country.
  • The maximum allowed speed limit is 50 km/h on urban roads, 90 km/h on rural roads and 130 km/h on highways. However, if your driving experience is less than 2 years, you must drive at a speed of 70 km/h.
  • Seat belt is a must.
  • The maximum permitted drink drive limit is 50 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • The minimum age to drive is 18. The minimum age to rent a car is 23.
  • Hands-free kit is a must.
  • Safety camera warning devices are not illegal.
  • Children from three to eighteen years whose height is less than 1.50 cm are not allowed to sit in the front seats.
  • If a child already weighs more than 36 kg, use a seat belt.
  • There are no toll roads in Luxembourg.
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Poland
Romania

  • International Driving License is recognized.
Driving tips for Romania:
  • In Romania, they drive on the right side of the road.
  • The minimum age to drive is 18.
  • Seat belt is obligatory.
  • You must have a first-aid kit, a fire extinguisher and a warning road triangle in your car.
  • In winter, you are to use appropriate winter tyres and snow chains.
  • The maximum allowed speed limit is 50 km/h in residential areas, 90 km/h on public roads and 130 km/h on highways.
  • A driver in Romania must be sober. That means the maximum allowed drink drive limit is 0 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • You are prohibited to horn from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. in residential areas.
  • You are not allowed to transport children under the age of twelve in the front seats.
  • You must park on the right in the direction of the traffic.
  • If you are a foreigner to Romania, buy a road tax sticker.
  • Don’t forget to change the money.
  • Keep in mind that there are gas stations that take only cash. No credit cards available!
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
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.

You need to fill out a simple application form and apply online if you want to get the International Driving Permit (IDP). We need only to obtain some personal information: your domestic driving license ID, your personal info, your address and a photo of you.

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