Tips for Motorcycle Trips in Bulgaria

Die Flagge von Bulgarien

Bulgaria (BG)

Ländertipps Bulgarien

What do you have to take into consideration when traveling to Bulgaria? Which documents do you have to take with you? Louis provides you with answers to the most important questions. No liability is accepted for errors – Louis does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of information.

Documents you must have with you

  • Driving licence and vehicle registration certificate
  • ID card or passport (since 26.6.12 it has also been obligatory for children travelling within the EU to have their own identity document.)
  • International Motor Insurance Card (Green Card) is mandatory.


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First-aid kit / Hi-vis vest

High-visibility vests must be carried with you and worn in the event of a breakdown.

Mandatory helmet

It is mandatory to wear a helmet! Only helmets which conform to the ECE 22 standard are approved.

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Lights

All vehicles must have their headlights on even during the daytime.

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Speed limits

  • Within built-up areas: 50 km/h
  • Outside built-up areas: 90 km/h
  • Motorway (freeway): 130 km/h (140 km/h applies to newly built motorway sections)

Road tolls

No tolls for motorcycles.

Emergency numbers

112 and 166

Legal alcohol limit

0.05% (50 mg/100 ml blood)

Further information

Tourism-Website: www.bulgariatravel.org

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