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The 11 Best E-Scooters With Road Approval In Austria – Advisor

E-scooters are an increasingly popular means of transportation. Especially in cities, e-scooters are in vogue because you can get around quickly and still don’t have to look for a parking space.

To make it easier for you to decide on an e-scooter, we have compared various products and compiled them in our product recommendations . You can find information and criteria for buying in our checklist.

Checklist For E-Scooters With Road Approval In Austria

Road Approval (Austria)
  • A maximum permitted speed of 25 km/h is matched by a maximum permitted power of 600 watts.
  • 2 independently installed brakes are required, as well as a tail light and front light.
Important Notes
  • E-scooters that are approved in Germany may also be used publicly in Austria.
  • Driving e-scooters is permitted in Austria from the age of 12. With a bicycle driving license, e-scooters may already be used at the age of 9.
  • Riding on the sidewalk is prohibited. If no bike path is available, the road must be used.
  • A helmet should be worn while riding.
Equipment and Range
  • The battery capacity or range depends on the electric motor: the more watts, the more power (allowed maximum power: 600 watts).
  • The measure of range is so-called watt-hours (Kh).
  • Hydraulic brakes are not standard, but have a stronger braking effect and thus increase safety.
  • A height-adjustable handlebar is especially practical for children who are still growing. This way, safety and comfort can always be ensured despite changes in body size.
  • A folding function is particularly practical for transport (trunk, bus and train, storage).

We have compiled the best and most interesting e-scooters with road approval. You can find the list with our product recommendations here.

Tip: To ensure the safety of your child during the car ride check out our guide to child seats.

The Best Sellers Of E-Scooters With Road Approval in Austria

In a list of bestsellers, we have compiled the most popular e-scooters with road approval for you.

Tip: You can find great running wheels in our guide to running wheels.

Current Offers Of E-Scooters With Road Approval In Austria

The best current offers of e-scooters with road permission you can find in this list.

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FAQ For E-Scooters With Road Approval In Austria

When are e-scooters allowed to be driven?

In Austria, e-scooters can generally be driven from the age of 12. E-scooters can be driven from the age of 9 if you have a bicycle driving license.

What does an e-scooter cost?

Models with road approval cost between 400 and 2000 euros. Models without road approval are slightly cheaper.

Which e-scooters are approved?

In Austria, e-scooters are permitted that do not exceed a maximum speed of 25 km/h and at the same time do not have more power than 600 watts. In addition, 2 independent brakes and front and rear lights are required.

How fast does an e-scooter go?

An e-scooter with road approval may not travel faster than 25 km/h in Austria. Models without road approval can reach up to 50 km/h.

E-scooters – from when license plate?

E-scooters with a maximum speed of up to 25 km/h and 600 watts maximum power do not require an insurance sticker. Since faster e-scooters are officially prohibited, no license plate is required in Austria for e-scooters with road approval.

Charlotte is passionate about writing for the Elternkompass. In her free time, her son Emil likes to keep her on her toes and together they spend a lot of time outdoors, walking around their home city of Leipzig. In her product recommendations, Charlotte shares her experiences with you.