- Minimum age: 18, 20, 21, 23, 24 years. The minimum age depends on your activity and qualification. You can take the practical exam 1 month before reaching the minimum age.
- Previous possession: B and D
- Documents: Biometric passport photograph, identity card/passport, certificate of participation in the first aid course and proof of a personal aptitude test consisting of an examination of performance and a medical examination of eyesight.
- Limitation: The DE driving licence is issued for a period of 5 years. It can be extended for 5 years after the initial qualification if the relevant requirements are met. In the case of an extension beyond the age of 50, a new aptitude test must be taken.
- Examination: For the DE driving licence you only have to pass a practical examination. A theory test is not planned for this driving licence category.
- I automatically receive these driving licence categories with the DE driving licence: D1E
- I'm allowed to drive it with my DE driving licence: A motor vehicle in category D with a trailer having a maximum authorised weight exceeding 750 kg
Find your bus driving school
Would you like to transport a large trailer with your bus in addition to the passengers? Then get an overview of suitable bus driving schools in your area now and start your training for the DE driving licence.