All about rental cars

Do I need to rent a car in Tangshan?

Do you need a car in Vietnam?

Tourists are advised against renting a self-drive car in Vietnam unless absolutely necessary because roads in Vietnam are extremely unsuitable. The main cities are super crowded with motorbikes and scooters leaving barely any space for cars. Even locals prefer not to drive cars here.

Can a foreigner rent a car in Vietnam?

Even international driving licences are usually not accepted in Vietnam. The only way to rent a car in Vietnam is with a Vietnamese driving licence. You can obtain a Vietnamese driving licence by converting your own driving licence to a Vietnamese one, or by applying for a new Vietnamese driving licence.

Do I need to rent a car in Belize?

It’s mandatory in Belize. Either buy it beforehand by choosing a full package through general renting sites such as Rentalcars or with an agency on site. Just beware that prices are generally a bit higher when you book directly at the airport.

What do I need to drive a hire car in France?

A valid driver’s license (permis de conduire) and passport are required to operate a motor vehicle. The minimum age for drivers is 18. Proof of insurance is necessary. Carry your identification, license, insurance certificate and vehicle registration (carte grise) with you when you drive.

Can I drive in Vietnam with US driver license?

Can You Drive in Vietnam With a US License? Driving in Vietnam without a license and driving in the country with your US license is not permitted. You need to have an International Driving Permit to go anywhere in the country legally.

Are taxis cheap in Vietnam?

Vietnam is one of top 10 countries in the world with the cheapest taxi fares, alongside regional peers Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia.

Can I rent a car and drive in Vietnam?

Several agencies in Vietnam provide cars for rent without drivers. To qualify for driving a car independently in Vietnam, international travelers must convert their International Driving Permit into a Vietnam Driver’s license.

How much does it cost to hire a driver in Vietnam?

Generally, the rental fee does not include insurance, maintenance and cleaning but if you choose to rent independently, a package of car and driver can cost around VND19M-33.7M per month for a new car and less for an older car on a sliding scale, depending on the model.

How do you travel around Vietnam?

Bus travel is cheap and convenient
Buses offer one of the cheapest ways to get around Vietnam, making them a big hit with budget travelers. They are also highly convenient, with the extensive bus network spanning to the far-flung corners of the country. You’ll find at least one bus station in every town.

Is it easy to drive around Belize?

Driving in Belize cities and towns is relatively easy. City streets are somewhat narrow, and traffic is generally heavier, and there are more pedestrians to look out for, making it a bit more challenging to navigate through the cities and towns in Belize.

Is there Uber in Belize?

No Belize does not have Uber! Your Uber, Lyft, or similar ride sharing app will not work in Belize. However, there are several transportation options available, including local taxis that are available in most areas. Sometimes you will find that everything is close enough that you won’t even need a car.

Can you drive in Belize with a US driver’s license?

Driving Requirements
Driver’s License: Required (U.S. license accepted) IDP: International Driving Permit required if you do not have a license. Age Requirement: 18 to legally rent or drive a car in Belize.

Should you drive in Vietnam?

Driving can be stressful and many expats prefer not to get behind the wheel themselves. Road traffic accidents are common in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, and expats should always exercise caution when using Vietnam’s roads.

Is it safe to drive a car in Vietnam?

Road Safety in Vietnam
Drive slowly in the urban area and take extra precautions when going on highways to keep yourself safe. Minor crashes are expected in the jammed urban streets, but serious crashes are more likely to happen on the big roads.

Is it safe to drive in Vietnam?

Vietnam is an extremely safe country, but the roads are some of the most dangerous in the world. For this reason, wear appropriate safety gear, drive defensively and always be aware of the vehicles around you.

Can I ride a scooter in Vietnam?

Vietnam does not require you to hold a license to drive a 50cc motorbike (scooter). However, you should check if your home country does. Whilst you may be legal in Vietnam you may not be legal (policy wise) in your home country.

How long does it take to drive across Vietnam?

We took our time travelling the long route between Ho Chi Minh city and Hanoi, taking 59 days to complete the journey.