International Driver's License in Portugal

International Driver's License In Portugal

Application for International Driver’s License Portugal

There’s nothing like driving your own vehicle in a foreign land. Driver’s license is surely a ticket that will help you get the freedom to drive your own car or maybe drive a rental car abroad. But have you had communication problems when the foreign officials failed to read your native language? Here’s how you can avoid any such occurrence in the future. Click on our website and apply now for an international driver’s license. We shall start processing right away!

Having an International Driver’s License doesn't mean you'll break any road rules of the country you travel. For that you need to  make it a point to study up on the rules of the road of the country you are in, before renting a car and driving yourself around in it, this will stand you in good position of enjoying the country to the fullest.

Speeding violations and tolls are more or less completely operated by automated camera systems, so make sure to check local rules and regulations before planning your trip to account for these additional expenses and figure out how to pay for the tickets on your rental vehicle. Check out the country’s website for more information on these rules.

It's completely your responsibility to familiarize yourself with and obey the traffic laws of the country you are visiting.  If you are stopped by an official, present both your International Driver's License and your government issued driver's license.  If you are issued a traffic violation, though it won’t reflect on your IDL, may impact your driver's license in your native country. Officials have the right to accept or reject your IDL. We, at IDL Worldwide, are in no way responsible for customers committing traffic violations (flouting any road rules), receiving traffic tickets and fines or for the confiscation of their IDL.

If you are wondering that getting an international Driver’s License is a hectic task and also a lengthy one, then we must assure you that our services are much faster than you can even imagine.


International Driver’s License is a translation of your current native country’s government issued driver’s license into eight languages – English, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, French, Arabic, Chinese and German. This system is designed because it’s simple and easy to use for non-English speakers and overcomes the language barrier. More useful for people crossing borders while driving or on a road trip.


Anybody above the age of 18 years and holding a valid government driver’s license is eligible for it. There is no requirement for a test.


  1. International Driver’s License translates your native license to 8 common foreign languages – English, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic, Russian and French.
  2. International Driver’s License helps you in overcoming language barriers. The communication problem because of differences in native language is solved.
  3. No driving exam is needed in foreign countries.
  4. Simple and easy to carry. No test is required. You should be above 18 years and presently hold your country’s government-issued driver’s license.
  5. This can also work as your identity proof in many nations.
  6. International Driver’s License is an authentic proof of you holding a valid driver’s license, eligible to drive in any foreign land. Nobody’s life is in danger. Have a safe drive.
  7. International Driver’s License is valid in over 180 nations worldwide.
  8. An International Driver’s License also helps you to rent and drive a car or a bike in a foreign country.


  1. To drive in Portugal, firstly you need to be at least 19 years old  and have held a driver’s license for at least 1 year.
  2. Driving on the right-hand side of the road must be strictly followed.
  3. Overtaking must be done from the left-side of the vehicle.
  4. Fastening your seat belts while driving is mandatory.
  5. Fines must be paid in Euros. ATM machines are availed for that purpose.
  6. For travelling with ease, a Driver's license is compulsory.
  7. Petrol stations are normally  open from 7am to 10pm in most cities while are available 24 hours on highways.
  8. While driving, consumption of Alcohol above 0.05 percent is a punishable offense.
  9.  Portugal emergency contact number is 112.


  1. Click here to apply online
  2. Fill in the details. Upload scanned images of your photo, driver’s license, and signature.
  3. Make the payment and you are done! Processing of your International Driver’s License will be done on the same day.

You can also call at 1-732-851-3636; or mail us at . Our customer service representatives can be reached at 732-851-3636. At IDL Worldwide, requests are processed within 24 hours. For any query, our customer service representatives can be reached at 732-851-3636. Monday-Friday- 8 am-4 pm. Office closed on Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays.