The Highway Code applies to England, Scotland and Wales. Check the metric conversions table to convert miles to kilometres and access other useful sources of information about travelling and driving.

Metric conversions

Miles Kilometres
1.00 1.61
5.00 8.05
10.00 16.09
15.00 24.14
20.00 32.19
25.00 40.23
30.00 48.28
35.00 56.33
40.00 64.37
45.00 72.42
50.00 80.47
55.00 88.51
60.00 96.56
65.00 104.60
70.00 112.65

Useful websites

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Further reading

Best practice

Further information about good driving and riding practice can be found in The Driving Standards Agency books ‘The Official DSA Guide to Driving - the essential skills’ and ‘The Official DSA Guide to Riding - the essential skills’.

Information specifically for drivers of large vehicles can be found in ‘The Official DSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles’ and ‘The Official DSA Guide to Driving Buses and Coaches’.

The Blue Badge Scheme

Get information about the Blue Badge Scheme from your council.

Code of Practice for Horse-Drawn Vehicles

The Code of Practice is available from the Department for Transport.

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