Going abroad - Spain

Influence of drugs

Forbidden drugs

Driving while under the influence of drugs is prohibited.

This does not include prescribed substances for medical purposes, unless they affect your ability to drive.

The information on this website according to Article 8(1) of the road safety directive (Directive 2015/413/EU) is provided by the national authorities in the country concerned. In the event of any conflict between the provided data and the rules in effect in a given country, the latter take precedence. The data are meant purely as a documentation tool and the Commission does not assume any liability for their content or their accuracy.