Can I drive in the Philippines without driving license? The answer is simply in one word NO. You cannot drive in Philippines without having driving license. How does local people drive without license? Most of the people in province does not have driving license, but they drive a motorbike without it. When you go far from the city, there are no police stations and check points, so you might able to drive in province without driving license. If you made an accident and get caught. You will charge with high penalty….