Important traffic law regulations in Poland
- Driving licence
- Speed limits
- Seat belts
- Safety seat for a child
- Some other important information
In Poland right-hand traffic is obligatory
While driving a vehicle on the territory of Poland, the driver is obliged to have a valid driving licence with him. National driving licence or an international driving licence (the US citizens) is valid for six months after crossing the Polish border. After this time drivers have to pass the Polish national exam.
Speed limits in Poland are as follows:
- 50 kph in built-up areas
- 90 kph outside built-up areas
- 110 kph on expressways
- 130 kph on motorways
According to Polish law the use of seat belts is compulsory for front and back-seat passengers.
Drivers have to use their dipped headlights also during the day.
According to Polish Law, children (0-12 years old) while travelling by car must be in a safety seat, for infants (9-12 months) or for toddlers (1-4 years). Booster seats are for children aged 4-12.
Have a nice and safe journey !!!