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WEATHER

Fair
38°C
CURRENCY RATES
1(USD) = 469.05(XOF)
LOCAL TIME
Mon | 02:39PM

   Information Center Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso General Information
Burkina Faso Expatriates Handbook
Burkina Faso and Foreign Government
Burkina Faso General Listings
Burkina Faso Useful Tips
 
Housing in Burkina Faso
Pets to bring into Burkina Faso
Bringing your car to Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso driving license
Maids in Burkina Faso
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Burkina Faso Education & Medical
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Driving in Burkina Faso
 
 
 
 
 

In Burkina Faso, traffic drives on the right. Driving in Burkina Faso can be hazardous. Roads are usually unpaved and generally in bad condition. There are few street lights. Pedestrians, bicycles, carts, and vehicles without headlights pose serious hazards. Many trucks transit the country at night. Travel after dark is not recommended. In general, roads are impassable during the rainy season (July to October).

All driving licences are legally valid, but International Driving Permits are preferred and should be renewed every year or converted into a local licence after one year. After conversion into a local licence no renewal will be required.