The limit is lower than England and Wales and the same as Scotland at 22 micrograms per 100 ml of breath (50 milligrams per 100 millilitres of blood). If you are caught Drink Driving the following fines and penalty points could occur:
This is where Cyprus differs a lot to the UK. The signs indicating the speed limit will normally only be displayed when you are entering a speed change zone. Once you have entered this zone you will very rarely find the signs repeated until you go into a change of speed zone or enter into a different municipal boundary.
It is often not clear when a speed limit ceases to apply so always be careful of your speed.
All speed limits in Cyprus are posted in kilometers per hour (Kph). Below is a rough guide to the speed limits:
|Highway||100 KPH||62 MPH|
|Built up areas||50 KPH||31 MPH|
|Country Roads||65 KPH||40 MPH|
|National Speed Limit||80 KPH||50 MPH|
Please be aware that if you are towing these speed limits will vary.
They will divert your call to the appropriate emergency service in your area.
In the event of an accident: