Driving licences EU driving licences are valid in Greece. Rental agencies require the corresponding driving licence for every vehicle class (for example, motorcycle/moped licence for motorbikes or mopeds).
Can you rent a scooter in Greece without a license?
Technically it’s required but most rental agents won’t require it if all you’re renting is a small scooter, 50cc or less. What you DO need to have with you is an International Driving Permit, which you can pick up at your local AAA office, no test or membership required.
Do you need a license for a moped in Greece?
If you intend to hire a moped you will need a valid driving licence with at least category A1 – ‘light motorcycle’. Category P, which is valid in the UK for driving mopeds up to 50cc, is not valid in Greece.
Can I ride a moped in Greece?
Thomas Kakadiaris from the Greek motorcyclists’ organization MOTOE (a member of FEMA) says: “Greece is now one of the fifteen European countries which permit, under additional conditions, car drivers to ride mopeds or light motorcycles.
How do I rent a scooter in Greece?
You can rent 50cc, 125cc, 250cc, 650cc scooters online on motoroads.com. Booking is safe and easy and takes a few minutes. Scooter rentals are available for collection at different locations in Athens. Renting a scooter is an excellent way to travel in Athens and the surroundings.
Can I drive in Greece with a UK license?
Yes, you can legally drive in Greece with your UK-issued driving licence without the need to apply for an International Driving Permit.
Can I ride a 125cc in Greece?
A new law has been introduced on 7 May 2021, permitting holders of a car driver’s license to also ride a motorbike up to 125 cc. A new National Code 121 has now been introduced which will be added the car drivers license (type B).
Do you need a license to drive a quad bike in Greece?
Also known as an ATV (All Terrain Vehicle), a quad bike is one of the best ways to see the islands. All you need is a drivers licence then you can hire one on most of the Greek Islands, and it’ll change your life.
How do I get my motorcycle license in Greece?
To obtain a motorbike licence applicants must:
- Be ordinarily resident in Greece and be able to prove this.
- Have reached the required age for the licence category in Greece.
- Meet minimum intellectual and physical requirements for each category.
- Have passed the theoretical and practical tests.
How old do you need to be to rent a moped in Greece?
The minimum age limit is 18 years. Scooter rentals are not allowed to persons who have not ridden one before or have had no experience in using one. Also the driving licence with a stamp on one of the next categories: AM, A1 or A is mandatory and licences other than European must be international.