Driving Licence – is your National licence Valid in Cyprus?
Drivers can drive with a current valid:
EU driving licence – until it expires.
UK licence – Valid while visiting Cyprus. (Visit without a visa is a maximum of 90 days). If resident in Cyprus it must be exchanged as below.
An International Driving Permit (IDP) together with a current valid domestic driving licence – usually until the IDP expires.
Article 20 of the Driving License Laws of 2001 and 2004, recognizes driver’s licences or learner’s licences issued by the EU and a competent authority of the country included in the table below and are valid.
The driving licences from the countries listed below are valid for visitors for a maximum of 90 days, or if resident 6 months (one hundred and eighty-five days). Then it must be exchanged for a Cyprus driving licence.