Croatian Travel Guide
Travelling > By Car

A valid driving licence, automobile registration card and your green card (unless regulated differently) are necessary for entry into Croatia with a vehicle. All damage to vehicle must be reported at the border when entering the country.

International driving licence is generally not required but national licence has to be officially translated to major languages.

Traffic drives on the right. Traffic regulations on Croatian roads are the same as in the rest of Europe. Speed limits are posted along the roads. Unless posted otherwise, the speed limits are as follows:
• 50 km/h - within built-up areas
• 90 km/h - outside built-up areas
• 110 km/h - on major motor routes
• 130 km/h - on motorways
• 80 km/h - for motor vehicles with a caravan trailer
• 80 km/h - for buses and buses with a light trailer

Driving with headlights is obligatory during both day and night.
Mobile phones: Use of mobile phones while driving is not permitted
Maximum permitted amount of alcohol in blood: 0.0 per mill!
Use of seat belts is obligatory.

Petrol sold at petrol stations is leaded super (98), unleaded (91 and 95) and diesel. Fuel can be paid with Diners Club card, Eurocard/Mastercard and other major credit/debit cards.

Croatian Automobile Club
24 hour technical assistance, provision of information regarding travel on Croatia's roads and traffic conditions
Dial 987 for road assistance
Info center: + 385 (1) 66 11 999

Taxi service
In all cities and tourist places.
Tel. 970
Taxi service in Dubrovnik - tel. 020/435 715

This service is available in all the larger towns, tourist resorts and at airports.
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