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Driving & Transportation

Transportation is a priority in Ohio. We have have a complex roadway system along with a variety of passable waterways and a network of airports. Explore resources to help you properly register and safely operate a vehicle, boat, or aircraft in Ohio.

Common Questions

View more frequently asked questions in our Help Center.

  • How can I get a copy of my accident report?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/accident-report
  • How can I get a copy of my accident report?

    If your accident happened on a state roadway under the jurisdiction of the Ohio Highway Patrol, you can request a report online. 

    If it happened on a county or locally maintained roadway, please check with the law enforcement agency that filed the report. You can find contacts for your county sheriff's department or local law enforcement agency courtesy of the Ohio Attorney General's Office.

  • How do I get a copy of my driving record?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/how-do-i-get-a-copy-of-my-driving-record
  • How do I get a copy of my driving record?

    You can view your unofficial driving record or request an official version via the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles’ online services.

  • How do I get an Ohio Driver License or state ID?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/get-a-license-id
  • How do I get an Ohio Driver License or state ID?

    Learn about driver licenses and state IDs from the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

  • How do I report a concern about our roads?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/how-do-i-report-a-concern-about-our-roads
  • How do I report a concern about our roads?

    You can report concerns about Ohio's roads to the Department of Transportation.

  • What must I do to title and register my vehicle in Ohio?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/title-register-vehicle
  • What must I do to title and register my vehicle in Ohio?

    Learn about vehicle titles and registration from the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

  • What should I do if road conditions or the actions of road crews caused damage to my vehicle or property? /wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/should-i-report-damage
  • What should I do if road conditions or the actions of road crews caused damage to my vehicle or property?

    If you have experienced vehicle or property damage due to road conditions (e.g., pothole, debris) on a state roadway or due to actions of someone working on behalf of the Ohio Department of Transportation (e.g., construction or plowing crew), please report the incident.

    If the damage occurred on a county or local roadway, contact your local governmental office for details about how to report.

  • Where can I find driver training in Ohio?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/driver-training
  • Where can I find driver training in Ohio?

    Learn about driver training from the Ohio Department of Public Safety.

  • Where can I find motorcycle training in Ohio?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/motorcycle-training
  • Where can I find motorcycle training in Ohio?

    The Ohio Traffic Safety Office provides motorcycle training and safety resources through its Motorcycle Ohio program.

  • Where can I find real-time road conditions in Ohio?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/real-time-road-conditions
  • Where can I find real-time road conditions in Ohio?

    The OHGO website and mobile app provide up-to-the minute information about Ohio roadways.

  • Where is the nearest BMV?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/driving-and-transportation/where-is-the-nearest-bmv
  • Where is the nearest BMV?

    Many of the most common tasks that used to require a trip to the local office of the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles can now be done online or via BMV Express self-service kiosks in select locations. 

    If you need to or prefer to visit a BMV office, use this interactive map to find the office nearest you. You can save time by getting in line online.

  • Who can help if I have concerns about an older loved one's ability to drive safely?/wps/portal/gov/site/help-center/faqs/seniors-and-caregivers/who-can-help-if-i-have-concerns-about-an-older-loved-ones-ability-to-drive-safely
  • Who can help if I have concerns about an older loved one's ability to drive safely?

    Explore resources for older drivers from the Ohio Department of Transportation and the Ohio Department of Aging.

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