car hire in Togo

Tips for driving your rental car in Togo

If you're travelling to Togo, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Togo is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Lom? counts 824,738 inhabitants. In Lom? lives 11,5% of the entire country's population, which counts over 7,150,000 inhabitants. In Togo the language spoken most widespread is french but people also speak other minor languages. The time zone in Togo is GMT+00:00 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 Togo is C 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 Togo is +228, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Togo

With a fuel cost in Togo averaging at 0,86 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Togo shares its land borders with Benin, Burkina Faso and Ghana, 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 7,240, which ranks Togo as the 130th 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 Togo there is a right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Euro (XOF). Speed limits in town are 40 km/h. Bear in mind that in Togo, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Togo

Togo 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 cultural site of Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba. Hire your car choosing among the most popular car hire suppliers in the world, including Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Alamo, Budget and many more.