If you are planning a trip to Europe, make sure you are well prepared before you travel. Our handy guide lists some of the main things you may need to be aware of for a smooth and trouble-free journey.
Driving through Europe will be a very different experience from driving at home in the UK. For a start, a lot of European countries drive on the opposite side of the road, which can be a daunting experience the first few times you try it.
We have also put together a guide to popular European destinations, with estimated mileage and travel times, which you can see Here.
Some European countries also have a minimum requirement for equipment that you must carry with you in your vehicle, such as high visibility reflective jackets and warning triangles. To see more information, check our article on European Driving Requirements.
Our handy guide below lists some of the main things you may need to be aware of for a smooth and trouble free journey.
It is your responsibility to ensure that you have all documentation that you may need to comply with customs and other relevant regulations.
Here at Compare Breakdown cover we have produced a handy guide of some common phrases and their translations into most European languages, Handy Phrases and Translations. It may be worthwhile to print out the relevant sections and keep them handy in case of emergency.
We have put together a list of common European Driving Requirements" to help make sure you have what you need.
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