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14.06.2018

Fare-free public bus transport will be introduced in 11 counties

As of 1 July, there will be fare-free public bus transport in Valga county, Võru county, Põlva county, Järva county, Jõgeva county, Tartu county, Ida-Viru county, Hiiu county, Saare county, ...Read more
11.05.2018

What are the summer speed limits on the national roads?

Every spring, when the weather and road conditions are favourable, the Estonian Road Administration increases the maximum speed limit allowed on the four-lane roads with separated driving directions. This year, ...Read more
28.03.2018

“A Guide for Pedestrians to the Traffic of Estonia”

"A Guide for Pedestrians to the Traffic of Estonia" offers tips to pedestrians or users of public transport. Walking is becoming increasingly valued as it is healthy and cheap. At ...Read more
28.02.2018

Ice roads in Estonia

There are some ice roads open in Estonia. Ice roads are open only during daylight. If the visibility is below 300 m, the road will be closed for the traffic. ...Read more
28.12.2017

As of 1 January 2018 road toll applies to all heavy vehicles that weigh over 3.5 tonnes

As of 1 January 2018 it is required to pay road toll for all heavy goods vehicles that weigh over 3.5 tonnes and are used on the public road network. ...Read more
15.11.2017

What to keep in mind when driving in winter?

When driving on Estonian roads, please take into consideration the wintery road conditions that may change rapidly and choose the appropriate speed. You are not obligated to keep to the ...Read more
22.09.2016

In which languages can I take examinations at the Traffic Registry?

Theory and driving examinations will generally be conducted in Estonian. When taking the traffic theory examination on a computer, it can be done in two additional languages other than Estonian: ...Read more
22.09.2016

Who can be an interpreter for driving and theory exam?

Can a relative/friend accompany me to the examination so that they can act as an interpreter? Theory and driving examinations can be conducted in a foreign language when the Road ...Read more
13.09.2016

Legal alcohol limit

What’s that? Why do we use it? What is the penalty? Legal alcohol limit is the maximum allowed blood alcohol level. In Estonia, it is forbidden to drive a vehicle ...Read more
08.08.2016

Speed limits in Estonia

What’s that? Where does it apply? What is the penalty? A speed limit is the maximum allowed speed, unless specified otherwise with a traffic sign. The speed limit: on roads ...Read more