Your Guide to Driving Abroad

Your driving guide

If you've never driven abroad before and have a few reservations, our online driving guide and some experiences from 3 different types of Eurocamp families should put your mind at ease.

You'll find that it's a lot less daunting than you think! As long as you take note of a few dos and don'ts, a driving trip to the South of France or even beyond is within easy reach!

Driving guide

Driving guide

Take a look at our guide, giving useful tips on preparing your car for the road ahead as well as ways to help make your journey run as smoothly as possible.

Make sure you're aware of the local speed limits before you start your journey - the speed limits in France have been reduced to 80km/h (50mph) on many A and B roads.

Driving guide


We have detailed accounts from 3 different Eurocamp families outlining their experiences of driving on the continent.
Driving abroad

Where to stop

As you'll find within our guide, it's essential to take rest stops if you're driving for a few hours at a time. Depending on where you're going, you may wish to consider stopping overnight at one of our parcs. Find out where our popular stop-overs are located.

Driving abroad

Plan your route

When planning your journey to your parc, why not try our route planner? This is useful for journeys starting from ferry ports, airports, and even going from parc to parc.

You can also plan the quickest, most economical and even the most scenic routes, plus calculate the approximate fuel cost based on your vehicle and fuel type!