Welcome to Avis

Road rules of Germany

We have put together some key German road rules to help awareness of different driving laws in foreign countries.

These rules are to be used as a guide, please be aware that rules are subject to change and are correct as of November 2014. Please ask your Avis representative if any queries arise.

Please ask your Avis representative about toll charges and road charges before leaving the Avis car hire location and whether snow tyres or chains are needed.

Take a look at our Germany location page, for great renting tips, fantastic drives and popular Avis Germany rental locations. We also have Great Drives guides for Germany to help you make the most of your car hire experience.