It will take 5-10 minutes to fill out the application, and you can expect to receive your IDP in approximately 2 weeks if you mail in the application.
The cost of an International Drivers Permit from AAA is typically $20.
Step 1 – Obtain an application in-person at your local AAA office, or online.
How do you obtain an international driver’s license?
To obtain an International Driving Permit, you will need to provide:
- Download and fill out an application, and bring it to a AAA branch office that offers IDP service.
- Two original passport pictures (Many AAA branch offices offer photo services.
- A valid U.S. driver’s license.
- Pay a $20 USD permit fee.
Can I drive in California with foreign license?
People with a current valid driver’s license from a foreign country can legally drive in California. They do not need to get a California driver’s license or international driving permit (“IDP”) as long as: The license covers the type of vehicle they are driving in California (car, truck, motorcycle, etc.).
How do I apply for an International Drivers License?
How do I apply for an IDP?
- Visit www.internationaldrivingpermit.com.au to apply for an IDP online.
- Provide a recent passport size and style photo file.
- Provide a scan of the front and back of your Australian driver’s licence.
- Provide a form of online payment.
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