How to get a French driver’s license
You can drive to France with a foreign driver’s license, but some nationalities have to exchange it for a French driver’s license after a certain period. How to get a French driver’s license
The good news is that France has recognized the driving licenses issued by several countries, whether you’re traveling to France or simply visiting.
France also has agreements that allow certain drivers to swap a French driving licence easily.
Unless you are from the European Union (EU), the EU, the EU and Iceland, Norway or Switzerland, the majority of foreigners in France will have to use their foreign licenses only for the first year after their residence. They will not use the EU, Europe and Liechtenstein.
Before then, you must get a French license either by exchanging your foreign license or by taking the French driving test.