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International driving license application for driving in Iceland

Obtain the necessary driving permit here

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Why carry an IDP while driving in Iceland?

Your IDP is a valid form of identification in 150 countries worldwide and contains your name, photo and driver information.

It translates your identification information into 12 languages — so it speaks the language even if you don’t. Iceland highly recommends an International Driving Permit.

Driving Rules in Iceland

Get in touch with your inner peace. See the Aurora Lights. Experience the serenity of nature.  Discover Iceland through your own car to complete your wonderful journey. Take note of some of the driving rules in Iceland. 

Important Reminders:

  • Drive on the right side of the road.
  • Minimum age to drive a car is 17 years old.
  • Safety first so buckle up. 
  • No matter how beautiful the scenes are, keep your eyes on the road!
  • Speed limit is 50 km/hour in urban areas, 80 km/hour on gravel roads in rural areas and 90 km/hour on paved roads.
  • Do not drink and drive in Iceland!
  • Off-road driving is illegal so keep on the roads only. 

Driving in the Winter

Contrary to what you might think, it is safe to drive in winter in Iceland. Just remember to put winter tires on and you will be fine. Do not go away from roads as driving off-roads is illegal.

Enjoy yourself and have a safe travel. 

How to get your IDP

We’ve streamlined the application process down by creating a platform that guides you so you know exactly what you’ll need to successfully complete your application

1. Apply Online

Start your application for International Driver's License here.​

2. Upload Photos

Make sure to upload an updated photo and with the correct parameters.​

3. Get approved

Wait for your confirmation and you are ready to go!​

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Get an International Driver's License for $49

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