Europe by car

Motoring fines on the continent?


  • Some countries impose on-the-spot fines for minor traffic offences. 
  • Fines are paid in the currency of the country concerned to the police or local post office against a ticket issued. 
  • A receipt should be obtained as proof of payment. 
  • If you drink, don’t drive, the laws are strict and the penalties severe. 
  • Credit Cards are not accepted as a payment method.