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About United States of America
The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of 50 states and a federal district. With an area of 3.8 sq. million it is the world’s fourth-largest country by total area and, with a population of 318 million, the USA is the world’s third-largest country by population. You will be able to drive on 2.7 million miles of roads, of which 475,000 miles are urban motorways.
Driving licence requirements in United States of America
An international driving licence is not mandatory, but recommended. To be able to drive in the US you need to be in possession of a full valid driving licence in your country of residence. If the driving licence is not written in the Roman alphabet, you will need to present an international driving licence, together with your domestic driving licence. A driving licence with a photo is mandatory, otherwise you will need to present an international driving licence. In some cases an international driving licence, together with your domestic licence, may be a mandatory requirement for some suppliers and offers.
Tolls in United States of America
There are some toll roads in the USA, however most of the roads are free of charge.
Driving in United States of America
Seat belts are mandatory in all states for all passengers. Requirements for child seats vary by state. However, most of them require children under 8 years to be seated in a special child safety or booster seat. Babies have to be seated in a suitable baby seat and are not allowed to be held in one’s arms or on one’s lap. Children and babies are not allowed to travel in the front passenger seat.
Alcohol limit requirements in United States of America
Driving a rental car under the influence of drugs or alcohol is strictly prohibited. In the event of insurance claims you will be fully responsible for any damage to the rental car if driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Winter equipment in United States of America
Winter tyres and snow chains are not mandatory winter equipment in the USA. In mountain areas snow chains have to be carried in case of snow.
Speed limits in United States of America
Speed limits in the USA vary by state. Please check the speed limits and traffic rules of the state you are travelling to before the beginning of your journey.