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Old 11.06.2009, 23:18
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Swiss License valid in Canada?

Hi guys,

Does anyone here know if with my swiss driving license, i am allowed to drive in canada if i go for a couple of weeks or do I need an international license?

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Old 11.06.2009, 23:23
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Hi guys,

Does anyone here know if with my swiss driving license, i am allowed to drive in canada if i go for a couple of weeks or do I need an international license?

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Old 11.06.2009, 23:27
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

thanks Cannut buy it's Ya on which part of the question?

ya i can drive with swiss license or
ye i need an int'l license

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Old 11.06.2009, 23:38
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thanks Cannut buy it's Ya on which part of the question?

ya i can drive with swiss license or
ye i need an int'l license

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Swiss license , but I will confirm. I will ask my son what he will do if he stops someone whit a swiss licence
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Old 12.06.2009, 07:50
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

Yes your swiss license is valid to drive in Canada.
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

Hello! I noticed this post is a few years old, so I was wondering if anyone knows if it is still accurate, and if one can indeed drive in Canada with a Swiss License, and without an international DL?

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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

yes
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

I regularly rent cars in both the US and Canada and my Swiss driving licence has always been accepted without question.
There was some fuss last year about foreign licences in Florida, but I think it went away when the local tourist industry got angry.
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

Thanks Guys,

All clear now!
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Old 09.01.2015, 10:49
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

To be safe, I would print out the English translation of the CH license to take with you.

Link: English translation of Swiss drivers license
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

When will people realise an international license is only a translation document.. on its own it is useless.
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Re: Swiss License valid in Canada?

I guess at the same time as people will stop posting comments like that on EF.
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Old 09.01.2015, 16:00
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When will people realise an international license is only a translation document.. on its own it is useless.
Even car rental companies don't know. If you look at the terms & conditions on most U.S. websites it says you need an international license. Never actually been asked for one, though.
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