Apply for an International Driver License for Turkey


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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.

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Antigua and Barbuda
Australia
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Botswana
Brunei
Burundi
Cameroon
Canada
Cyprus

  • International Driving License is recognized.
Driving tips for Cyprus:
  • Cyprus drives on the left.
  • Seat belt is a must. Otherwise, you will be fined on site.
  • The minimum age to drive is 18. The minimum age to rent a car is 21.
  • The maximum permitted speed limit is 50 km/h on urban roads, 65-80 km/h on rural roads and 100 km/h on highways.
  • The maximum allowed drink drive limit is 20 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • Hands-free is a must.
  • Drive defensively since local drivers sometimes tend to be too emotional.
  • Cypriot drivers enjoy horning especially if you hesitate at traffic lights.
  • Children under the age of 10 are not allowed to sit in the front seats. For children from 5 to 10 years of age sitting in the back seats, use proper child restraint systems.
  • There are a lot of fixed and mobile speed cameras in Cyprus.
  • Keep in mind that many Cypriots run red lights and violate traffic regulations.
  • There are no toll roads in Cyprus.
  • Snow chain is a must when going into the mountains in winter.
  • Beware of goats on the road.
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
Turkish speaking countries.
Kosovo

  • International Driving License has no legal status.
Driving tips for Kosovo:
  • Driving in Kosovo is on the right side of the road.
  • The maximum allowed speed limit is 50 km/h on urban roads, 80 km/h on rural roads and 130 km/h on highways.
  • Seat belt is a must.
  • The maximum permitted alcohol level is 10 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • The minimum age to drive a vehicle is 18. The minimum age to rent a car is 21 years.
  • Hands-free kit is a must.
  • Kosovo is considered to be one of the least corrupted countries in Eastern Europe. There are no on-the-spot fines. Instead, you receive a ticket specifying a place where to pay.
  • The third-party insurance will be enough.
  • Drive carefully since local drivers tend to run red lights.
Macedonia

  • International Driving License recommended.
Driving tips for Macedonia:
  • Macedonia is a right-hand drive country.
  • The minimum driving age in Macedonia is 18. If you want to rent a vehicle, you must be at least 25.
  • The maximum permitted speed limit is 60 km/h on urban roads, 80 km/h on rural roads and 120 km/h on highways.
  • The maximum allowed drink drive limit is 50 mg per 100 ml of blood. For novice drivers whose driving experience is less than 2 years, the maximum allowed alcohol level is 0 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • You are not allowed to transport children under the age of 12 in the front seats.
  • You must drive with dipped headlights on 24/7 throughout the year.
  • Seat belt is a must.
  • Talking and texting while driving is forbidden. Hands-free kit is also forbidden!
  • Make sure you have a fire extinguisher, a warning road triangle, a reflective vest and a towing rope.
  • Studded snow tyres are forbidden.
  • Use winter tyres from the 15th of November to the 15th of March.
  • Do not park your vehicle on the pavement.
  • Change money in advance to pay your toll. Keep in mind that you should pay in local currency and by cash.
  • Spare bulbs are recommended.
  • Pay the fine either at the bank or post office.
Northern Cyprus

  • International Driving License has no legal status.
Driving tips for Northern Cyprus:
  • North Cyprus drives on the left side of the road.
  • The maximum allowed urban speed limit is 30-50 km/h. The maximum allowed rural speed limit is 65-80 km/h. The maximum permitted speed limit on highways is 100 km/h.
  • The maximum permitted drink drive limit is 50 mg per 100 ml of blood.
  • The minimum rental age is 21.
  • There are no toll roads in Northern Cyprus.
  • If you are going to go to Northern Cyprus, make sure you have a first-aid kit, a fire extinguisher as well as two warning road triangles.
  • Seat belt is a must.
  • In Northern Cyprus, you are prohibited to drink, eat and smoke behind the wheel.
  • Talking and texting while driving is forbidden.
  • Keep in mind that gas stations in Northern Cyprus are open from 8 a.m.to 10 p.m.
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!
Turkey

  • International Driving License is recognized.
  • International Driving License recommended.
  • Driving tips for Turkey:
    • Driving in Turkey is on the right side of the road.
    • Seat belt is a must. Otherwise, you will be fined on site.
    • The maximum permitted speed limit is 50 km/h on urban roads, 90 km/h on extra-urban roads and 120 km/h on highways.
    • The minimum age to drive is 18. The minimum age to rent a vehicle is 21.
    • Use a hands-free kit. Otherwise, you will be fined on site.
    • You are not allowed to drink and drive in Turkey. The maximum permitted alcohol level is 0 mg per 100 ml of blood.
    • Avoid night driving.
    • You must carry two warning road triangles, a first-aid kit, a fire extinguisher in case of emergency.
    • At intersections, you are allowed to give way to the right.
    • Horn only in case of emergency.
    • Drive with dipped headlights on all day long.
    • Children under 12 are not allowed to sit in the front seats. You must use an appropriate child restraint system fitted in the back seat.
    • The third-party insurance is obligatory.

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