Driving in the USA As a Visitor

If you are planning a visit to the USA, and intend to drive while you are here, there are many things you need to know. You can visit a website for some of the latest road and auto related topics.

Over time, we will develop this page to give you insights into various aspects of driving in America. If there’s anything in particular that you would like to see featured here, please contact us.

Firstly, you may wish to browse through our glossary. The terminology in relation to roads, vehicles and driving in the States can seem rather strange to visitors from overseas.

Not running over a pedestrian — or, if you are a pedestrian, not getting run over — has to be a priority so click here to view our advice on pedestrians and pedestrian crossings.

But, of course, if you are here on vacation, you want to enjoy yourselves, too, so here’s a link to the web page for America’s Scenic Byways.

(More aspects will follow.)