car hire in Martinique

Tips for driving your rental car in Martinique

If you're travelling to Martinique, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Martinique is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Fort-De-France counts 85,295 inhabitants. In Fort-De-France lives 22,1% of the entire country's population, which counts over 386,486 inhabitants. In Martinique the language spoken most widespread is french but people also speak creole. The time zone in Martinique 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 Martinique is C / D / E 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 Martinique is +596, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Martinique

With a fuel cost in Martinique averaging at 1,68 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Martinique shares its land borders with 0, 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 1,352, which ranks Martinique as the 175th 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 Martinique there is a right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the United States Dollar (EUR). Speed limits in town are 50 km/h and on motorways they are 110 km/h. Bear in mind that in Martinique, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

Book with us

Find any car types on, from city cars to luxury vehicles and costs are always transparent.If you're planning your next trip to Azores and have any queries about your rental, don't hesitate to get in touch. The team would be happy to provide any support to ensure you have a great trip.