QCOSTARICA – It is the weekend and we’re back to the odds and evens.
For today, Saturday, July 31, vehicles with EVEN ending license plates (O, 2, 4, 5, 6 & 8) CANNOT circulate.
Also, if you are driving with an exemption letter, a reminder that you will need a new letter starting tomorrow, August 1.
The measure is countrywide and applied between 5:00 am and 9:00 pm, save for those under the well-known exemption.
From 9:00 pm to 5:00 am ALL vehicles are restricted from circulating, save for those under the well-known exemption.
Only vehicles included in the well-known exemptions, such as picking up and dropping off someone at the airport, rental cars, moving to and from work, and more, can circulate.
Find here the official list of exemptions. Scroll down and click on “Excepciones restricción vehicular”.
The fine for violating the restriction is ¢107,000 colones, plus costs.