A Guide to Road Laws in Israel:
Here you can find basic laws and information for drivers in Israel. Our aim is to keep our motorcycle drivers updated with all new laws. This not only helps drivers to avoid traffic fines but also makes Israel roads safer.
Speed Limits in Israel:
Here we will mention common basic speed limits depending on different areas. But drivers should always follow speed limits mentioned on road sign boards.
- 50 Km/h Urban Areas
- 80-90 Km/h Rural Areas
- 110 Km/h Motorways
These speed categories are given on general basis. A driver should always follow speed limits given on the road sideboard.
Seat belts are compulsory for front and rare passengers as well as the driver.
A usual rush hour in Israel is 7 am – 9 am and 4 pm – 7 pm. To avoid traffic lines drivers should avoid these hours as much as possible.
Drivers in Israel drive on right side. Right side driving is all over Israel.
Documents To Carry:
We recommend one should always carry following documents while traveling on Israeli roads.
- Driving License.
- Passport / National ID.
- Insurance Documents.
- Registration Documents.
Minimum Age for Driving:
Minimum age to drive is 17 years old. To rent vehicle minimum age is 21 years old.
In Israel, 112 is emergency helpline number. This emergency can be accessed by any network or phone inside Israel in case of emergency.
In Israel, you can find fixed speed cameras or mobile speed cameras. Crossing speed limits can cause serious fines.
Using mobile phone is prohibited during driving in Israel. Only hands-free is allowed to use while driving. Breaking law can cause serious fines and ticket on the spot.
Child Safety Rules:
Children under 4 can not travel without appropriate seat belt and travel seat.