Covid 19 Update: Changes to Drivers’ Hours in SPAIN

Changes to Drivers’ Hours

From 29 March until 12 April, Spain has introduced the following flexibility relating to compliance with EU Regulation (561/2006).

Extension of the daily driving time from 9-10 hours twice per week, as long as the daily and weekly breaks are complied with.

A 45-hour regular weekly rest and one 24-hour reduced weekly rest can be taken in a two-week period without the need to compensate the latter.

The regular weekly rest can be taken in the cabin, provided that it is properly equipped to do so.

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