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Traffic regulations motorcycle

 You must drive on the left and overtake on the right.
 

Trailer

  • It is allowed to attach a trailer to a motorcycle

Helmet

  • Wearing a helmet is mandatory.

Passengers

  • It is permitted to carry a passenger

Lighting

  • Dipped beam and daytime running lights (including LED) during daytime is not mandatory, but is highly recommended.

Maximum speed

  • Maximum speed for motorcycles with trailer
    In urban areas; 50 km / h.
    Outside urban areas; 80 km / h.
    Main roads (these are the "National Primary" and "National Secondary Routes'); 80 km / h.
    motorways; 80 km / h.
  • Maximum speed for motorcycles without trailer
    In urban areas; 50 km / h.
    Outside urban areas; 80 km / h.
    Main roads; 100 km / h.
    motorways; 120 km / h.

Traffic regulations for moped

Trailer

  • It is allowed to attach a trailer to a moped

Helmet

  • Wearing a helmet is mandatory.

Passengers

  • Only a driver who is insured for, is authorized to carry a passenger.

Lighting

  • dipped beam during daytime is required