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International Drivers License?

midwest
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International Drivers License?

Does anyone know if England requires an international Drivers License? We were in Italy a couple of years ago and needed one there. I assume England is the same but wanted to double check.

Thanks!

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1. Re: International Drivers License?

You do not need an international driving licence to drive in the UK. As long as your driving licence is in English and has a photo you will be fine

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2. Re: International Drivers License?

And before someone says "it's because it's in English", it isn't. The UK simply does not require an IDL from some countries because it's decided not to. However the hire company might

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3. Re: International Drivers License?

Thanks a lot for your very quick responses! One less thing to get before we leave!!

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<Does anyone know if England requires an international Drivers License?>

There is no such thing as an International Drivers Licence. The document you are thinking of is called an International Driving Permit.

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5. Re: International Drivers License?

<<There is no such thing as an International Drivers Licence. The document you are thinking of is called an International Driving Permit>>

While you are being this pedantic, why not mention that this is for the United Kingdom and not England?

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