Do you need to pay a reckless driving ticket online in Virginia? If you have already been sentenced and you need to pay a fine, you may be able to pay online.

WARNING: Do not attempt to pay your reckless driving Virginia fine online before going to court. In Virginia, reckless driving is not a pre-payable traffic offense. It is a Class 1 Misdemeanor that carries a potential fine up to $2,500 and/or a jail sentence. Contact a lawyer for more information.

To may a payment to the court, follow the instructions below.

  1. Go to Virginia Court Case Information – General District Court.
  2. Type in the CAPTCHA code.
  3. Under Court, select your court.
  4. Under Traffic/Criminal, select “Name Search.”
  5. Enter your full name.
  6. Click on the blue case number next to your charge.
  7. Scroll to the bottom and click “Process Payment.”
  8. Click Continue Payment Process.
  9. Click Continue Payment Process a second time.
  10. Enter your payment information and click submit.
  11. If you have multiple charges, repeat the above steps for each charge.

Before You Pay a Reckless Driving Fine

Before you pay, consider fighting your ticket. You may be entitled to a reduced or dismissed charge, and you might not have to go to court. Contact a reckless driving lawyer in Virginia for more information.

If you have already been convicted, it’s not too late. You have a right to an appeal to the circuit court if you file within 10 days. Again, contact a Virginia lawyer to discuss your options.