Croatia By car

Road rules

In Croatia you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick).

Speed limits

Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 110 km/h (68 mph) on expressways, 130 km/h (80 mph) on motorways, 50 km/h (31 mph) in all built-up areas and 90 km/h (55 mph) on undivided highways.

Turn on red

Right turn on red lights is strictly forbidden unless an additional green semaphore arrow allows it.

Alcohol

It is illegal to drive with blood alcohol content higher than 0.05%.

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Driving side (left or right), transmission (manual or automatic), speed limits, alcohol limit and turn on red allowance.


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On the road

Fuel

Petrol (unleaded) gas options are called Eurosuper 95, Eurosuper 98 or benzin. Petrol costs about 7.50 kn (3.87 ILS) per liter.

Diesel options are called Dizel or Eurodizel. Diesel costs about 8.05 kn (4.16 ILS) per liter.

Petrol stations

Most popular petrol stations in Croatia are Crodux, INA, Lukoil, OMV, Petrol and Tifon.

Traffic news

Road assistance is available at +385 1 1987 (HAK - Road assistance). For general news on Croatia's traffic use HAK. For news on Croatia’s motorways and tolls use Bina Istra or HAC.





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Common petrol stations names, petrol types and local names as well as full contact information (telephone, email, website, radio frequency) for traffic news, motorways and road assistance services.


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Driving license

IDP is required

An International Driving Permit (IDP) is required alongside your original license. IDP can be issued by your local automobile association before you leave home.

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Requirement of original, local or IDP (International Drivers Permit) license when abroad as a tourist.


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