🚗 Do tourists need a license to drive a car in Andorra?

Yes, tourists need a valid driver's license to drive a car in Andorra. Here is a list of things to keep in mind:

  • Foreign driver's licenses are generally accepted in Andorra for up to 6 months.
  • If your driver's license is not in English, you may also need an International Driving Permit (IDP) in addition to your regular license.
  • The legal driving age in Andorra is 18 years old.
  • It is mandatory to wear seat belts and use child car seats in Andorra.
  • Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is strictly prohibited and heavily fined.
  • It is important to be aware of Andorra's traffic laws and regulations before driving on their roads.

🚓 Driver rules in Andorra

  • Speed limitations: The maximum speed limit in Andorra is 50 km/h in urban areas and 90 km/h on highways.
  • Mobile phone use: Using mobile phones while driving is strictly prohibited in Andorra. Hands-free sets or Bluetooth speakers can be used.
  • Drunk driving: The legal blood alcohol limit is 0.5 g/liter of blood. Punishments for drunk driving can include fines, license suspension, and even imprisonment.
  • Insurance: It is mandatory to have car insurance in Andorra. Third-party liability insurance is the minimum requirement.
  • Age limitations: The minimum legal driving age in Andorra is 18 years old. However, minors aged 16-18 can obtain a learner's permit (with a supervisor) and can take the practical driving test at 18 years old.