car hire in Hong Kong

Tips for driving your rental car in Hong Kong

If you're travelling to Hong Kong, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Hong Kong is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Hong Kong counts 7,180,000 inhabitants. In Hong Kong lives 100% of the entire country's population, which counts over 7,180,000 inhabitants. In Hong Kong the language spoken most widespread is cantonese but people also speak english. The time zone in Hong Kong is GMT+08:00 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 Hong Kong is G and the electric voltage is 220 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adaptor with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Hong Kong is +852, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Hong Kong

With a fuel cost in Hong Kong averaging at 1,60 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Hong Kong 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 1,299, which ranks Hong Kong as the 177th 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 Hong Kong there is a left-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Hong Kong Dollar (HKD). Speed limits in town are 50 km/h and on motorways they are 110 km/h. Bear in mind that in Hong Kong, speaking on the phone while driving isn't allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

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