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Road restrictions for A1 (scooter) license

Hi everyone,

I recently got my A1 provisional license, and will be taking the 8-hours of classes for the permanent A1 license.

However, I cannot find any information related to which types of roads I can or cannot drive on in Switzerland (specifically around Lausanne). For example, can I drive on the autoroutes (that require vignette) or not? Freeways?

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Re: Road restrictions for A1 (scooter) license

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However, Italy has a minimum engine size requirement for highways, so not there.

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All.

However, Italy has a minimum engine size requirement for highways, so not there.

Tom
Wrong.

Swiss Autostrass and Autobahn (those with the green signs) have also an engine size restriction. You need more than 50 ccm.

Art. 35 Swiss Traffic Rule Ordinance.
https://www.admin.ch/opc/it/classifi...index.html#a35
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Wrong.

Swiss Autostrass and Autobahn (those with the green signs) have also an engine size restriction. You need more than 50 ccm.
Almost not wrong:

"More than 51cc and vehicle is allowed to drive over 80 km/h"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regula...ss_on_freeways

But in Italy it is over 149cc.

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Almost not wrong:

"More than 51cc and vehicle is allowed to drive over 80 km/h"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regula...ss_on_freeways

Wikipedia

Super correct is more than 50 ccm (> 50 ccm) and allowed and able to drive at least 80 km/h (≥ 80 km /h).


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But in Italy it is over 149cc.

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And that in the land Vespa
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And that in the land Vespa
That's why they also came in 150, 160, 180, and 200.

(and larger sizes recently)

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Re: Road restrictions for A1 (scooter) license

Thanks everyone! Great replies, and great information!
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