car hire in Dominica

Tips for driving your rental car in Dominica

If you're travelling to Dominica, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Dominica is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Roseau counts 14,847 inhabitants. In Roseau lives 20,3% of the entire country's population, which counts over 73,286 inhabitants. In Dominica the language spoken most widespread is english but people also speak french. The time zone in Dominica is GMT-04:00 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 Dominica is D / 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 Dominica is +1767, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Dominica

With a fuel cost in Dominica averaging at 0,60 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Dominica shares its land borders with , 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 940, which ranks Dominica as the 181st 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 Dominica there is a left-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the East Caribbean Dollar (XCD). Speed limits in town are 50 mph and on motorways they are 80 mph. Bear in mind that in Dominica, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Dominica

Dominica boasts one UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Should you visit this country for leisure you can't miss a spot like the natural site of Morne Trois Pitons National Park. GoCarHire.co.uk compares over 800 car hire suppliers, helping you find the perfect car for your travel needs.