do u need a motorcycle license

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  • What licenses do you need to drive a motorcycle?

  • In most states, you must have a motorcycle license or endorsement to operate a bike legally. Additionally, you’re often required to have a motorcycle license to drive mopeds and scooters above a certain engine size.

  • When can you get a motorcycle license without a permit?

  • Once you turn 18, you might be able to get a motorcycle license without having had a permit. State law varies depending on where you live, but a motorcycle license is usually inexpensive and only takes a few weeks for older drivers to get.

  • How old do you have to be to ride a motorcycle?

  • While there are exceptions made for vehicles with smaller engine sizes, in most states, you’re required to have a motorcycle license to ride a motorcycle, moped or a scooter. Furthermore, typically you must be at least 18 years old in most states to get a motorcycle license.

  • Do you need a license for a moped or scooter?

  • Other states don’t require any license but do impose age limits. If your moped or scooter has an engine that is larger than 50cc, most states require that you have a motorcycle license or a driver’s license with a motorcycle endorsement. For instance, a Vespa is considered a scooter in most states.