Iowa

GHSA maintains data on state laws surrounding a number of highway safety issues. Below is information regarding laws in the state of Iowa. Please note that GHSA does not compile any additional data on state laws other than what is presented in these pages. For more information, consult the appropriate State Highway Safety Office.

Teen and Novice Drivers: Iowa

Full Privilege Minimum Age

17 years

Learner Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Minimum Duration (Months)

Required Supervised Driving Hours (Night Hours)

14 12

20 (2) during Learner Stage

10 (2) during Intermediate Stage

Intermediate Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Nighttime Driving Restriction

Passenger Restriction (except family, unless noted)

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