Driving a Car in Greece
The blood alcohol level for drunk driving is .05 mg/ml as in
most EU countries and the Greek police frequently employ road blocks to
check for intoxicated drivers.
Renters wishing to cross the border must obtain in advance a
written authorisation and a green card from Autounion provided that they
guarantee the total value of the car by credit cards.
CDW and Theft protection are not available when
A valid EU - USA - Canada - Australia - Switzerland - Norway
national driver's license must have been held for at least 12 months. All
others must have International driving licence.
Minimum age for drivers is 23. Drivers between 21 And 23
Will be subject to a young drivers surcharge. See charges specific to
Travel alerts for Greece
Driving laws in Greece seem more of suggestions to the
inhabitants rather than out and out rules but they will be enforced for
tourists so be careful.
Drive defensively. You may be the only one doing so.