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    Driving information Martinique

    General Information

    Martinique is a French Caribbean island with an excellent road system. With white beaches, crystal-clear water and swaying palm trees this is really the place to be. Martinique is a great place especially when driving around this exotic island. Drive through mountain areas and areas with lush tropical rain forest. With a rental car it is easy to find your own little private spot in the shadow.

    To rent a car, you must be at least 21 years old (age can vary by car category) and have held your driver's license for at least 1 year. For drivers under the age of 25 an additional young driver surcharge may apply locally. Seatbelts and child seats are mandatory.

    Speed limits in Martinique are:

    • Town and city: 50 km/h
    • Open Roads: 90 km/h
    • Motorways: 110 km/h

    Traffic restrictions
    In Martinique you drive on the right side of the road. The quality of the bigger roads is really good. Many speed cameras are in use and manual checks are also common.

    There are many petrol stations in Martinique. Many of them also sell snacks and soft drinks.

    There are no tolls in Martinique.

    Parking is normally easy to find and most hotels and resorts offer secure parking.

    Insurance Information

    General Information
    Car rental insurance varies widely, so please study the information below prior to making your booking. Regulations of the country where you rent the car will be in effect for the duration of your rental.

    All our car hire rates include Collision Damage coverage and Theft Protection for the vehicle. Rental limits potential vehicle damage or loss liability to an excess, which is stated on your voucher. If you plan to take advantage of coverage offered by your credit card, please contact your card issuer directly for details. Specific insurance information for your reservation will be printed on your confirmation voucher.

    Rental Restrictions

    General Information
    In Martinique you are not allowed to take your car abroad or on any ferry. Domestic one-way rentals are available. Extra fees are applicable. International one ways are not allowed.