Driving in New York State

Driving in Buffalo.

If you want to drive in New York State, be sure you know how to get a driver's license, what insurance you need, and what regulations may apply to you.

Even before you come to the U.S., you can take steps to prepare to drive in New York State.
Find out the steps to follow in obtaining a New York State driver’s license.
Get tips for buying a car and learn how to register your car.
Find out New York State requirements for car insurance and tips regarding insurance coverage.