Last update 7.7.2019 | Published 24.5.2004
Although Luxembourg is a tiny country, it has its own, very special, legal system
And Luxembourg has a comprehensive fine catalog on everything from no foreign license (€12 – foreigners only) to overtaking on a bridge (€75). It seems strange then, that there is no license withdrawal at all.
|The important numbers :|
|Limit – km/h||50||90||130(1|
|LICENSE )2||79 km/h||141 km/h||202 km/h|
|1) 110 km/h during rain
2) Fine, license withdrawal and jail term decided by court
Member of the European cross-country fine cooperation. Any traffic fine may arrive at your home address.
Fines may automatically be shared between Austria, Chech Republic, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and United Kingdom.
3 km/h for speed cameras.
Be aware: The possesion of any radar-jammers or detector is prohibited and may be sentenced with jail from 8 days up to 3 years.
You can find more at The Police Grand Ducale website.
Speeding and other traffic offences are subject to on-the-spot fines – if you do not pay the police may take your vehicle in custody for up to 48 hours and you may have to go to court.
|Luxembourg in detail :|
|+ 4-15 km/h||€49|
|+ 16-28 km/h||€145|
|LICENSE (1||+ 29 km/h||–|
|+ 4-24 km/h||€49|
|+ 25-50 km/h||€145|
|LICENSE (1||+ 51 km/h||–|
|+ 5-30 km/h||€49|
|+ 31-71 km/h||€145|
|LICENSE (1||+ 72 km/h||–|
|1) Fine, license withdrawal and jail term decided by court.|