Do you know basic traffic rules in Czech Republic? Check yourself!

  • Police officer may use civilian cars
  • You must have fastened seat belt (front and back).
  • Speed limit is 50 km/h (31 mph) in built-up areas and 130 km/h (75 mph) on highways.
  • When turning at junctions be VERY CAREFUL, as you get a green light, the pedestrians will also get a green. This often results in drivers “rear-ending”.
  • A motor vehicle in motion has always to have its low beam or daytime headlights lit
  • In the Czech Republic, there is a zero tolerance for driving under the influence
  • Use of mobile telephone while driving is strictly prohibited. However, using hands-free sets is permitted.
    Do you want to know about actual penalties? Find it here.