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Foreign Nationals Driving in the U.S.

People who drive in the U.S. must have a valid driver's license. If you're a foreign visitor, some states require you to have an International Driving Permit (IDP) and a valid license from your own country. Contact the motor vehicle department of each state you will be driving to find out its requirements.  

Short-Term Visitors

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnIf you intend to get an IDP, you must do so in advance of your travel:

  • The United States does not issue IDPs to foreign visitors. To get an IDP, contact the motor vehicle department of the country that issued your driver's license.

  • If you want to rent a car, you may need both your license and an IDP. Find out the rental company's policies and other requirements in advance.

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Residents (Non-U.S. Citizens)

The residency requirement for obtaining a U.S. driver's license is different in each state: 

  • If you are eligible to apply for a driver's license, you must get a driver's license from the state where you live. 

  • Check the requirements and find out how to apply by contacting your state's department of motor vehiclesXổ số trực tiếp 3 miền.  

  • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnA U.S. driver's license allows you to drive anywhere in the U.S. It is your responsibility to know and obey the laws of the state where you are driving.

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Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnLast Updated: August 31, 2020

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