Beautifully decorated boats in the canal of Aveiro

Driving in Portugal

Essential information and helpful tips and advice for driving on the continent

Driving to Portugal can be a bit daunting, especially if you've never done so before. We've got a host of helpful tips and advice so that you can be prepared with a taste of what driving abroad is like and what you'll need to get before you go.

This guide includes...

What you need to know about driving in Portugal: insurance, road signs, speed limits, motorway driving, fines and a travel checklist.