car hire in Cambodia

Tips for driving your rental car in Cambodia

If you're travelling to Cambodia, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Cambodia is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Phnom Penh counts 2,011,725 inhabitants. In Phnom Penh lives 13,2% of the entire country's population, which counts over 15,210,000 inhabitants. In Cambodia the language spoken most widespread is khmer but people also speak other minor languages. The time zone in Cambodia is GMT+07:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Cambodia is A / C / G and the electric voltage is 230 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adaptor with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Cambodia is +855, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Cambodia

With a fuel cost in Cambodia averaging at 1,00 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Cambodia shares its land borders with Laos, Thailand and Vietnam, which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car hire as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 34,175, which ranks Cambodia as the 74th country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Cambodia there is a right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Cambodian Riel (KHR). Speed limits in town are 60 km/h and on motorways they are 120 km/h. Bear in mind that in Cambodia, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Cambodia

Cambodia boasts two UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Should you visit this country for leisure you can't miss spots like the cultural site of Angkor and the cultural site of Temple of Preah Vihear. GoCarHire.co.uk lets you cancel or amend your booking completely free if done at least within 24h from the vehicle pick-up.