Transport cards, trains, metro and bus
Some distances simply can’t be covered by a bicycle. Thankfully, there are many other ways to travel through the Netherlands.
Infrastructure, regulations and dealing with accidents
The Netherlands has an excellent infrastructure of ports, airports, and roadways. This does not come as a surprise as the Netherlands is one of the major points of entry for goods imported into Europe.
Obtaining a Dutch licence, driving exams and requirements
To drive in the Netherlands, you need to have an international driving permit in addition to a valid licence issued in a foreign country, or you can simply exchange your driving license for a Dutch one.
Taxes, paperwork and procedure
If you’re moving to the Netherlands on a long-term basis and wish to import your car from abroad, it is good to do your homework first and inform yourself about taxes and legislation.
Get covered in the Netherlands
Car insurance is a legal requirement in the Netherlands, so make sure you have it before you hit the road! Find more information here about the types of insurance available in the Netherlands.
Age restrictions and car rental companies
Renting a car might be a good option if you are in the Netherlands for business or need to travel around the country.