License Plate Code CZ
Max Height 4M
Max Width 2.55M
Max Length Arctic - 16.5M
Road Train - 18.75M
Max Weight 48000kg
Unofficial Motorway Info
Toll MyTo
Toll Box Identification Czech Toll Box
Vignette Identification Czech Vignettes

Czech Republic

Also known as Česko or Česká republika.

Vehicles Less Than 3500kg

Cars, Motorbikes etc...


Vignette system in use for vehicles with a GVW less than 3500kg.

Winter Driving

Winter tyres are mandatory from the 1st November until 1st April with a minimum tread depth of 4mm. Snow chains are mandatory where instructed.

Vehicles More Than 7500kg

LGV, HGV, Trucks etc...


Electronic toll system in use for vehicles of GVW greater than 3500kg.

Driving Restrictions

Vehicles with a GVW exceeding 7500kg are prohibited from travelling on Sundays and public holidays from 13:00 to 22:00 on motorways, trunk roads and 1st class roads.

Winter Driving

Winter tires compulsory from November 1 to March 31 depending on road conditions in winter or if indicated by sign. M+S tires are compulsory on the drive axle of vehicles 3500kg GVW with a minimum of 6mm tread depth.

It is not compulsory to carry snow chains aboard vehicles in the Czech Republic. However, chains must be fitted when traffic signs indicate. When used, a minimum of one pair of chains must be fitted to the drive axle. Vehicles fitted with chains must not exceed a speed of 50 km/h.

Required Equipment

  • Reflective jacket
  • Warning triangle
  • First-aid kit