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Croatia  Roads  Highways and traffic

Image1 The Roads and highways in Croatia are generally spoken of good quality. The Croatian drives on the right side of the road. In Croatia there are some toll roads where you can pay with Kunas and Euros.
The big road along the Croatian coast is called the Magistrale (E65). During rain fall these road can be very slippery, so that you have to be cautious.

See Croatian Tolltarifs

Petrol stations

Open from 7 a.m. until 7 or 8 p.m. every day; in the summer season, until 10 p.m.
On-duty petrol stations in the larger cities and on main international routes are open 24 hours a day.
All petrol stations sell Eurosuper 95, Super 95, Super 98, Super plus 98, Normal and Euro Diesel fuel.

Road assistance

Croatian HAK Headquarters: Avenija Dubrovnik 44 10020 Zagreb Croatia
Tel: + 385 (0) 1 66 11 999
Fax: + 385 (0) 1 66 23 111

Drivers documents

To enter Croatia, a driver's licence, an automobile registration card and vehicle insurance documents (including Green Card) are required.

Permitted speeds

50 km/h - within built-up areas
90 km/h - outside built-up areas
110 km/h - on major motor routes
130 km/h - on motorways
80 km/h - for motor vehicles with a caravan trailer
80 km/h - for buses and buses with a light trailer

General traffic rules

Rain: Please adjust speed to conditions on wet roads.

Driving with headlights is obligatory during both day and night.

Use of seat belts is obligatory.

Mobile phones | Use of mobile phones while driving is not permitted

Alcohol | Maximum permitted amount of alcohol in blood: 0.0 per mill!