Swiss vignette: What you need to know about Switzerland’s motorway charge sticker
Switzerland

Swiss vignette: What you need to know about Switzerland’s motorway charge sticker

If you are planning to travel on Switzerland’s motorways, you need a special sticker called a 'vignette'. Here are the key details.

Norway has the strictest driving fines in Europe, study shows
Norway

Norway has the strictest driving fines in Europe, study shows

Italy has the most speed cameras in Europe, study shows
Italy

Italy has the most speed cameras in Europe, study shows

Denmark signals support for zero-emissions zones in cities

Denmark signals support for zero-emissions zones in cities

Ten strange Swiss road signs you need to know about
Switzerland

Ten strange Swiss road signs you need to know about

Danish government rejects call for Copenhagen congestion charge
Denmark

Danish government rejects call for Copenhagen congestion charge

France bans bikes and scooters weaving between lanes of traffic after ‘disappointing’ safety trial
France

France bans bikes and scooters weaving between lanes of traffic after ‘disappointing’ safety trial

Deaths on French roads in 2020 at lowest level since WWII
France

Deaths on French roads in 2020 at lowest level since WWII

The German rules of the road that are hard to get your head around
Germany

The German rules of the road that are hard to get your head around

What you need to know about driving in Norway
Norway

What you need to know about driving in Norway

Norway trebles fine for using mobile phone at the wheel
Norway

Norway trebles fine for using mobile phone at the wheel

Why motorway lanes in Norway could get narrower
Norway

Why motorway lanes in Norway could get narrower

Genoa bridge collapse costs Italy’s Benetton family its motorway business
Italy

Genoa bridge collapse costs Italy’s Benetton family its motorway business

Who are the worst drivers in Europe?

Who are the worst drivers in Europe?

French drivers tie with Greeks as most aggressive in Europe
France

French drivers tie with Greeks as most aggressive in Europe

110km/h speed limit in France: Macron delays decision
France

110km/h speed limit in France: Macron delays decision

Child caught ploughing snow with excavator
Germany

Child caught ploughing snow with excavator

Could rebuilding Italy’s crumbling roads and bridges save the post-lockdown economy?
Italy

Could rebuilding Italy’s crumbling roads and bridges save the post-lockdown economy?

UPDATE: No, Brits in Spain don’t have to apply to exchange their driving licence before Brexit day
Spain

UPDATE: No, Brits in Spain don’t have to apply to exchange their driving licence before Brexit day

Norway data errors may have caused incorrect traffic convictions
Norway

Norway data errors may have caused incorrect traffic convictions

MAP: The Spanish motorway routes that will become toll-free in 2020
Spain

MAP: The Spanish motorway routes that will become toll-free in 2020

Which parts of Switzerland are the worst for drink driving?
Switzerland

Which parts of Switzerland are the worst for drink driving?

The number of people dying on Denmark’s roads is increasing
Denmark

The number of people dying on Denmark’s roads is increasing

Drivers in Italy brace for two-day nationwide petrol station strike
Italy

Drivers in Italy brace for two-day nationwide petrol station strike

Driving in Denmark: Police probe more ‘falling objects’ from motorway bridges
Denmark

Driving in Denmark: Police probe more ‘falling objects’ from motorway bridges

Danish police announce major speed checks on country’s roads
Denmark

Danish police announce major speed checks on country’s roads

This is what I learned after my car broke down in Spain
Spain

This is what I learned after my car broke down in Spain

France finally scraps law forcing drivers to keep breathalyser kits in cars
France

France finally scraps law forcing drivers to keep breathalyser kits in cars

Spy in the sky: Drones will be monitoring roads in Spain to catch bad drivers
Spain

Spy in the sky: Drones will be monitoring roads in Spain to catch bad drivers

These are the worst dates to travel on Italian roads this summer
Italy

These are the worst dates to travel on Italian roads this summer

Major transport strikes hit travellers across Italy this week
Italy

Major transport strikes hit travellers across Italy this week

Germany orders drivers to slow down on Autobahns over fears roads will ‘blow up’ in heat
Germany

Germany orders drivers to slow down on Autobahns over fears roads will ‘blow up’ in heat

Rome to remove cobblestones from its main roads
Italy

Rome to remove cobblestones from its main roads

How our readers feel about imposing a speed limit on Germany’s Autobahn
Germany

How our readers feel about imposing a speed limit on Germany’s Autobahn

Eleven motorcyclists killed on German roads over long weekend
Germany

Eleven motorcyclists killed on German roads over long weekend

Drivers in France to be spied on by 400 ‘super speed cameras’
France

Drivers in France to be spied on by 400 ‘super speed cameras’

Getting a new car in Switzerland just became as easy as streaming a movie
Switzerland

Getting a new car in Switzerland just became as easy as streaming a movie

E6 motorway flooded as heavy rain hits western Sweden
Sweden

E6 motorway flooded as heavy rain hits western Sweden

Are Germany’s autobahns really the safest highways in the world?
Germany

Are Germany’s autobahns really the safest highways in the world?

What you need to know about Spain’s new road laws
Spain

What you need to know about Spain’s new road laws

French motorway toll fees to be slashed for frequent drivers
France

French motorway toll fees to be slashed for frequent drivers

Tiny Italian town issues 58,000 speeding fines in ten days
Italy

Tiny Italian town issues 58,000 speeding fines in ten days

‘Distracted’ drivers kill or seriously injure three people every day
Switzerland

‘Distracted’ drivers kill or seriously injure three people every day

E6 north of Malmö to open again this Thursday
Sweden

E6 north of Malmö to open again this Thursday

Italy motorway operator boss faces jail for deadly bus crash
Italy

Italy motorway operator boss faces jail for deadly bus crash

Spanish roads see surge in traffic fatalities this summer
Spain

Spanish roads see surge in traffic fatalities this summer

Potholes, bridges at risk of collapse: French roads in a desperate state, report says
France

Potholes, bridges at risk of collapse: French roads in a desperate state, report says

Revealed: how Italian mayors hoard parking tickets ahead of elections
Italy

Revealed: how Italian mayors hoard parking tickets ahead of elections

Balloons and spray cream: nationwide campaign launched against illegal parking
Germany

Balloons and spray cream: nationwide campaign launched against illegal parking

Sweden has safest roads in the EU: European Commission
Sweden

Sweden has safest roads in the EU: European Commission

Two deadly accidents mark start of motorbike season
Germany

Two deadly accidents mark start of motorbike season

Elephant killed when circus truck overturns on Spanish motorway
Spain

Elephant killed when circus truck overturns on Spanish motorway

Easter weekend forecast in France: Mixed weather and ‘difficulty’ on the roads
France

Easter weekend forecast in France: Mixed weather and ‘difficulty’ on the roads

Thick snowfall brings severe travel restrictions to Hamburg
Germany

Thick snowfall brings severe travel restrictions to Hamburg

Berlin’s emergency services warn of danger of icy roads and pavements
Germany

Berlin’s emergency services warn of danger of icy roads and pavements

Police call drivers to caution as thick snow falls in western Germany
Germany

Police call drivers to caution as thick snow falls in western Germany

Fears for tourism as huge hole in north German autobahn doubles in size
Germany

Fears for tourism as huge hole in north German autobahn doubles in size

France set to lower speed limit ‘to save lives’ but move lacks public support
France

France set to lower speed limit ‘to save lives’ but move lacks public support

Wrap on the knuckles: the curious way Stuttgarters are deterring selfish parking
Germany

Wrap on the knuckles: the curious way Stuttgarters are deterring selfish parking

Traffic problems predicted as more snow and harsh weather hits southern Sweden
Sweden

Traffic problems predicted as more snow and harsh weather hits southern Sweden

The most dangerous road in Italy is a motorway near Milan
Italy

The most dangerous road in Italy is a motorway near Milan

Satellite surveillance should replace tolls on Norway’s roads: council
Norway

Satellite surveillance should replace tolls on Norway’s roads: council

Germany tightens road laws in response to reckless and selfish driving
Germany

Germany tightens road laws in response to reckless and selfish driving

France set for ‘black’ Saturday on roads
France

France set for ‘black’ Saturday on roads

France: Road deaths up 15.4 percent on previous year
France

France: Road deaths up 15.4 percent on previous year

These are the days to avoid driving on roads in France this summer
France

These are the days to avoid driving on roads in France this summer

A petrolhead’s guide to driving Swiss mountain roads
Switzerland

A petrolhead’s guide to driving Swiss mountain roads

British father and 10-month-old baby killed in horrific road crash in northwestern France
France

British father and 10-month-old baby killed in horrific road crash in northwestern France

Two dead after motorway bridge collapses in Italy
Italy

Two dead after motorway bridge collapses in Italy

Road deaths fall to lowest level in 60 years, but thousands still dying
Germany

Road deaths fall to lowest level in 60 years, but thousands still dying

Paperwork delay leads to fatal bridge collapse in Italy
Italy

Paperwork delay leads to fatal bridge collapse in Italy

Sexism at the wheel: France wants more women drivers
France

Sexism at the wheel: France wants more women drivers

French motorists to see hike in motorway toll fees
France

French motorists to see hike in motorway toll fees

France says it’s OK to warn drivers about speed cameras
France

France says it’s OK to warn drivers about speed cameras

Germany’s first ‘intelligent’ bridge to open in Nuremberg
Germany

Germany’s first ‘intelligent’ bridge to open in Nuremberg

Where in France do drivers run the most red lights?
France

Where in France do drivers run the most red lights?

French driver badly beaten for ‘stalling at traffic lights’
France

French driver badly beaten for ‘stalling at traffic lights’

The ten most expensive motorways in France
France

The ten most expensive motorways in France

Geneva gives thumbs up to lake crossing
Switzerland

Geneva gives thumbs up to lake crossing

Geneva to vote on building bridge over lake
Switzerland

Geneva to vote on building bridge over lake

New driving theory test proves too tough for French learners
France

New driving theory test proves too tough for French learners

City installs floor traffic lights for smartphone addicts
Germany

City installs floor traffic lights for smartphone addicts

Eight things you never knew about the German Autobahn
Germany

Eight things you never knew about the German Autobahn

And the worst city in France for traffic jams is?
France

And the worst city in France for traffic jams is?

Never rains but it pours for guano-hit Rome
Italy

Never rains but it pours for guano-hit Rome

Ice and floods hit Swedes on drive home
Sweden

Ice and floods hit Swedes on drive home

Road deaths end after town hires ‘miracle man’
Germany

Road deaths end after town hires ‘miracle man’

Bern launches bid to double Gotthard tunnel
Switzerland

Bern launches bid to double Gotthard tunnel

Traffic deaths rise in first half of 2015
Germany

Traffic deaths rise in first half of 2015

French woman fined €90 for driving in flip-flops
France

French woman fined €90 for driving in flip-flops

France bans earphones for drivers and cyclists
France

France bans earphones for drivers and cyclists

Baffling French road signs: Take the test
France

Baffling French road signs: Take the test

French road deaths rise for first time in 12 years
France

French road deaths rise for first time in 12 years

Govt turns to Dark Side to enforce bike safety
Germany

Govt turns to Dark Side to enforce bike safety

Police on nationwide hunt for speeders
Germany

Police on nationwide hunt for speeders

Bundestag passes ‘foreigner toll’ for roads
Germany

Bundestag passes ‘foreigner toll’ for roads

Coalition agrees final road toll changes
Germany

Coalition agrees final road toll changes

Skiers heading to the Alps face travel chaos
France

Skiers heading to the Alps face travel chaos

‘Speeding’ emergency doctor can drive again
Germany

‘Speeding’ emergency doctor can drive again

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France

How French motorists drive you crazy

France bans hands-free kits to cut road deaths
France

France bans hands-free kits to cut road deaths

Truckers lift roadblock near Paris
France

Truckers lift roadblock near Paris

Truck drivers to block Paris roads over pay
France

Truck drivers to block Paris roads over pay

Arsonist trucker jailed for €3.5m revenge rampage
Germany

Arsonist trucker jailed for €3.5m revenge rampage

‘Street Pong’ peps up traffic light wait
Germany

‘Street Pong’ peps up traffic light wait

Couple awake to flaming lorry in the house
Germany

Couple awake to flaming lorry in the house

French road deaths hit record summer low
France

French road deaths hit record summer low

CDU-CSU strife grows over road toll plans
Germany

CDU-CSU strife grows over road toll plans

Majority of drink driving accidents in August
Austria

Majority of drink driving accidents in August

Warning system planned against ‘ghost drivers’
Germany

Warning system planned against ‘ghost drivers’

Thousands drive without permit in Switzerland
Switzerland

Thousands drive without permit in Switzerland

Steer clear of French motorways, drivers told
France

Steer clear of French motorways, drivers told

Siblings killed by driver on wrong side of road
Austria

Siblings killed by driver on wrong side of road

Denmark ready to counter German road toll
Denmark

Denmark ready to counter German road toll

Should France let drivers into emergency lanes?
France

Should France let drivers into emergency lanes?

Five teens killed in tragic minibus crash
Spain

Five teens killed in tragic minibus crash

Who should pay for Germany’s roads?
Germany

Who should pay for Germany’s roads?

€2.4 billion bailout for Spain’s ‘ghost’ roads
Spain

€2.4 billion bailout for Spain’s ‘ghost’ roads

‘Silly walk’ sign enrages roads agency
Norway

‘Silly walk’ sign enrages roads agency

Expert calls for six-digit fines for elk deaths
Norway

Expert calls for six-digit fines for elk deaths

Norway road among world’s most lethal
Norway

Norway road among world’s most lethal

Minister eyes fuel price hike to pay for roads
Switzerland

Minister eyes fuel price hike to pay for roads

France sees record fall in number of road deaths
France

France sees record fall in number of road deaths

Cops ‘arrest mystery autobahn shooter’
Germany

Cops ‘arrest mystery autobahn shooter’

Road fatalities up – eleven die each day
Germany

Road fatalities up – eleven die each day

Germans rage against the road works
Germany

Germans rage against the road works

Greens to limit autobahn speed and replace car tax with road toll
Germany

Greens to limit autobahn speed and replace car tax with road toll

Police seize ‘ancient’ bus after 1.8 million kilometres
Germany

Police seize ‘ancient’ bus after 1.8 million kilometres

Environment agency backs national road tolls
Germany

Environment agency backs national road tolls

Avalanche danger closes Bavarian roads
Germany

Avalanche danger closes Bavarian roads

Porsche test driver dies in autobahn crash
Germany

Porsche test driver dies in autobahn crash

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Sweden

Speed limit could rise to 120

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Sweden

Stockholm road gets green light

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Sweden

More road deaths linked to alcohol

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Sweden

More drug users behind the wheel

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Sweden

Speeding Swede put finger up at camera

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Sweden

Two thirds fail Swedish taxi licence test

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Sweden

Motorist crushed by falling container

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Sweden

Ice causes road accidents

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Sweden

Swedes feel the need for speed

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Sweden

Six injured in bus accident

Storm warning: ‘Avoid driving if you can’
Sweden

Storm warning: ‘Avoid driving if you can’

Gothenburg bus crash sends 13 to hospital
Sweden

Gothenburg bus crash sends 13 to hospital

Accidents abound on icy roads
Sweden

Accidents abound on icy roads

Heavy snow catches Sweden off guard
Sweden

Heavy snow catches Sweden off guard

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Sweden

Hazardous roads in Sweden as ice arrives

Snow wreaks havoc on Sweden’s roadways
Sweden

Snow wreaks havoc on Sweden’s roadways

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Sweden

Drivers urged to stay off icy Skåne roads

Transport agency calls for caution after snow
Sweden

Transport agency calls for caution after snow

Stockholm congestion fee ‘too low’: politicians
Sweden

Stockholm congestion fee ‘too low’: politicians

Improved conditions on northern roads
Sweden

Improved conditions on northern roads

Loophole may make speeding legal in Sweden
Sweden

Loophole may make speeding legal in Sweden

Winter storm ‘Berit’ barrels toward Sweden
Sweden

Winter storm ‘Berit’ barrels toward Sweden

Riders cool to proposed cycling rules overhaul
Sweden

Riders cool to proposed cycling rules overhaul

100-car pile-up kills one, leaves dozens injured
Sweden

100-car pile-up kills one, leaves dozens injured

Fatal pile-up blamed on lax new winter-tyre law
Sweden

Fatal pile-up blamed on lax new winter-tyre law

Police offer new theory on cause of fatal pile-up
Sweden

Police offer new theory on cause of fatal pile-up

Police suspect eight drivers for fatal pile-up
Sweden

Police suspect eight drivers for fatal pile-up

Spain’s roads double the cost of Germany’s: study
Spain

Spain’s roads double the cost of Germany’s: study

Mobile app to help fight summer road chaos
Spain

Mobile app to help fight summer road chaos

Swiss to hike road sticker price by 150%
Switzerland

Swiss to hike road sticker price by 150%

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Switzerland

High number of accidents on Swiss roads

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France

Road deaths fall in July

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France

Road deaths hit lowest ever August level

Shock road safety film targets drink-driving
France

Shock road safety film targets drink-driving

Breathalyzers to be compulsory in all cars
France

Breathalyzers to be compulsory in all cars

Road deaths close to 4,000 a year
France

Road deaths close to 4,000 a year

Hard-hitting campaign to cut road deaths
France

Hard-hitting campaign to cut road deaths

Angry resident offers to buy speed camera
France

Angry resident offers to buy speed camera

‘Average’ speed cameras hit French roads
France

‘Average’ speed cameras hit French roads

Norway mulls bridge fencing to tackle suicide
Norway

Norway mulls bridge fencing to tackle suicide

‘Expect the unexpected’: What you need to know about driving in Italy
Italy

‘Expect the unexpected’: What you need to know about driving in Italy

Ten Italian driving habits you need to be aware of
Italy

Ten Italian driving habits you need to be aware of

Street racers arrested for murder after pedestrian killed crossing road
Germany

Street racers arrested for murder after pedestrian killed crossing road

Italy’s roads are getting safer: EU
Italy

Italy’s roads are getting safer: EU