Driving In Oman What You Should Know

Driving in Oman

Driving in Oman What you should Know

Vehicles drive on the right hand side of the road in Oman and have Steering on the left.

Using Mobile Phones while driving
Using a phone while driving is not allowed by law

Drinking and Driving
There is zero tolerance of driving after consuming alcohol.

Seat Belt Laws
By law, everyone in the vehicle must be properly secured with a seat belt.

Must Have Documents
the vehicle  registration document, insurance card, Diving licence, international driving licence for the tourist and proof of identification.

Minimum Driving Age
You have to be at least 18 to be able to drive in Oman if driving a locally registered car. If you’re renting a car, the minimum age is 21


Oman Automobile Association is the authorised body to issues International Driving License in Oman. For more information on the requirements and process.

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