If you are, having plan to come to Spain on a kind of fly-drive or self-drive holiday and do the driving in Spain you should know what the driving age in Spain is.
The driving age is Spain is 18 with some exceptions.
The minimum driving age in Spain is 15 for mopeds and motorcycles below 50 CC and those who could not reach 45 Km per hour speed.
It means that if you are in Barcelona and would like to explore the city by rental motorcycle which are many renting options like Ecooltra, you can ride them if you are over 15 years old.
On the other side, the minimum driving age in Spain for motorcycles up to 125 cc is 16 years old and you should have an A1 driving license or its equivalent.
In addition, there is not any maximum driving age in Spain, but if you are over 65 years old, your license should be renewed.
For driving in Spain, you should always carry the important documents like:
- Valid Driving certificate
- Proof of insurance
- Proof of identification
- And proof of ownership or rental contract
If you are driving in Spain, you should always carry the following items by law in your car the reflective jacket and warning triangle.