Transport

Going abroad - Austria


Speed limits

Motorcycles
Vehicles below 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

Speed 50

Urban roads

Speed 100

Non-urban roads

Speed 130

Motorways/expressways

Passenger cars & vans
Vehicles below 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

Speed 50

Urban roads

Speed 100

Non-urban roads

Speed 130

Motorways/expressways

Passenger cars & vans with trailers
Vehicles below 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

Speed 50

Urban roads

Speed 80 Speed 100

Non-urban roads

  • 100 km/h for passenger cars or vans towing a light trailer of less than 750 kg (Type O1.)
  • 70/80 km/h for passenger cars or vans towing a trailer between 750 kg and 3.5 t (Type O2.)
Speed 80 Speed 100

Motorways/expressways

  • 100 km/h for passenger cars or vans towing a light trailer of less than 750 kg (Type O1.)
  • 80 km/h for passenger cars or vans towing a trailer between 750 kg and 3.5 t (Type O2.)

Heavy goods vehicles
over 3.5 t

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

Speed 50

Urban roads

Speed 70

Non-urban roads

Speed 80

Motorways/expressways

Buses

Standard speed limits (unless otherwise stated by traffic signs) [km/h]

Speed 50

Urban roads

Speed 80

Non-urban roads

Speed 100

Motorways/expressways

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