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    Driving information Luxembourg

    General Information

    Luxembourg is one of the smallest countries in the world. Despite the size there are much to see here. Drive on the excellent motorways that takes you to neighboring countries in a jiffy. Explore the beautiful nature and rural castles in this little country.

    Requirements
    To rent a car in Luxembourg, you must be at least 23 years old (age can vary by car category) and have held your driver's license for at least 1 year. For drivers under the age of 25 an additional young driver surcharge may apply locally. Seatbelts are mandatory and children up to age 4 must be seated in a child safety seat.

    Speed Limits
    Speed limits in Luxembourg are:

    • Town and city: 50 km/h
    • Open Roads: 90 km/h
    • Motorways: 120 km/h

    Traffic restrictions
    In Luxembourg you drive on the right side of the road. Traffic on the right always have the right of way. Stop signs and traffic lights are not than common. Please note that dipped headlights are recommended also during day time.

    Petrol
    Petrol stations are normally open from 07:00 to 20:00. Luxembourg has currently the lowest price for petrol in Northern Europe.

    Tolls
    There are no toll motorways in Luxembourg.

    Parking
    Most city parking requires paying at a meter as parking is scarce in Luxembourg city. 'Blue zone' parking requires you to obtain a parking disc from an auto club, tourist office or police station. Display this disc on the dashboard.

    Insurance Information

    General Information
    Car rental insurance varies widely, so please study the information below prior to making your booking. Regulations of the country where you rent the car will be in effect for the duration of your rental.

    All our car hire rates include Collision Damage coverage and Theft Protection for the vehicle. Rental limits potential vehicle damage or loss liability to an excess, which is stated on your voucher. If you plan to take advantage of coverage offered by your credit card, please contact your card issuer directly for details. Specific insurance information for your reservation will be printed on your confirmation voucher.

    Rental Restrictions

    General Information
    Most car categories can be driven within Western Europe, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland and Ireland. If you wish to drive abroad (outside Luxembourg) you need to purchase additional coverage. Please note that you may not take your rental car on a ferry. Due to insurance regulations, there are restrictions on luxury car categories and on travel in certain countries. Please take a moment to ensure that your intended itinerary will be possible with the car you plan to book.

    Restricted Countries
    There are different rules applying so please let us know if you plan on taking your car outside of Luxembourg. There are additional insurance fees that apply for these rentals. If you want to travel to Eastern Europe or cross any national border(s) with your rental car it is important that you please contact us on +353 768 887 790.

    Domestic one-way rentals are available between certain locations, additional fees may apply. Fees also apply for international one-way rentals. Some vehicles are prohibited on international one way rentals.