Class A Motorcycle Driving License


Features and Specifications of Class A Motorcycle License

Motorcycles (also with sidecar)

  • with more than 50 cm3 of displacement
  • more than 45 km / h type of maximum speed

Minimum Age

  • 24 years (motorcycles for direct acquisition)
  • 21 years (three-wheeled vehicles over 15 kW)
  • 20 years (motorcycles for a minimum of 2 years A2 previous ownership)

Classes Includes

  • A2, A1 und AM

Theory Lessons

  • First time 16 lessons – duration 90 minutes each
  • With extension, 6x base material and 4x class-specific material of 90 minutes are sufficient
  • Motorcycles (also with sidecar) without performance limitation
  • Three-wheeled motor vehicles with a power of more than 15 kW

Practice

12 special trips are required by law:

  • 5 hours á 45 minutes country road
  • 4 hours á 45 minutes motorway
  • 3 hours at 45 minutes night or dusk

Special rents for prior A2 classes of less than 2 years:

  • 3 hours á 45 minutes country road
  • 2 hours á 45 minutes highway
  • 1 hour at 45 minutes night or dusk

Theory test has to be taken off

  • at first issue
    Questionnaire with 30 questions after 11 error points failed the exam
  • at extension:
    Questionnaire with 20 questions out of 7 error points failed the exam
  •  A: The theory exam is not required if A2 has at least two years prior possession

Praktische Prüfung ist abzulegen

  • Duration at least 60 minutes
  • For at least two years previous ownership of A2: 40 minutes