United States of America

To apply for an IDP from United States of America, follow these simple steps:

  • 1. Click the button below to go to the website of the national IDP provider
  • 2. Follow the instructions of any of your two national automobile associations:

American Automobile Association (AAA)

Get Your IDP

American Automobile Touring Alliance (AATA)

Get Your IDP

International Driving Permit (1943, 1949)

Driving in the United States

In order to drive in the United States, you must have some sort of valid government-issued driver’s license or permit to legally operate a vehicle.

In the United States, some safety laws are nationwide while others are state specific. Whether you obtain an International Driving Permit or apply for a full driver license, you need to understand these laws. Visit http://drivinglaws.aaa.com/ to learn the different laws and rules for driving a car, motorcycle, bicycle and more. Each state does vary so be sure to understand the rules for each state you are planning to drive in.

How to Get an International Driving Permit in the United States of America? 

An International Driving Permit is a translation of your national driving license. The IDP allows motorists to drive vehicles in foreign countries. You must always have your IDP along with your national license at all times. To get an International Driving Permit in the U.S., visit the American Automobile Association (AAA Travel National Office) or American Automobile Touring Alliance (AATA).

IDP Sample with AAA