International driving document is a legal translation of national driver’s license. It’s merely confirms that you hold a valid license in your home country.
Every time you drive you should have with you both things: your NATIONAL DRIVER’S LICENSE and INTERNATIONAL TRANSLATION OF DRIVER’S LICENSE.
International driving document is intended to overcome the difficulties the drivers might have while traveling by car in other countries where license requirements may widely vary.
Our IDD is ideal for travelers visiting multilingual destinations. This non-official document will help you, in conjunction with your current valid driver’s license, to register a car and rent a vehicle in many countries.
No. The IDD is a non-official and non-governmental document and it does not substitute your state-issued driver’s license or photo ID. This supplementary document simply acts as a translation and digital storage of your valid national driver’s license. This is not the IDP of AAA or AATA, these booklets are issued by governmental agencies or private organizations designated by a country’s government and these are the only official translation of a person’s driver’s license.
NO, unfortunately, In order to apply for the IDD you must present a national driving permit valid for 30 days or more from the issue date of the IDD.
As requirements vary from region to region you are advice to enquire directly with car rental companies.
As requirements vary from region to region you are advice to enquire directly with local insurances companies.
The category must be the same as your regular driver’s license.
You can buy insurance for your International license when applying. That means that in case you lost your IDD or it was stolen you will get a copy of your International license free of charge, with same shipping method you paid the first time.
The free USPS option allows delivery to P.O. Boxes and APO addresses, however, FedEx / DHL does not.
Continental U.S, excluding Alaska and overseas states as Hawaii and all US Territories, USPS service is FREE (without tracking number). Federal Express (FEDEX) costs USD 15 for express service in the U.S. International deliveries via DHL / Federal Express (FEDEX) costs USD 35.
USPS shipping USA: 6-10 business days FEDEX Express USA: 2-4 business days FEDEX / DHL International: 3-6 business days