The driving licence requirements in Martinique state that you must be at least 18 years old and have a full driving licence that is valid in your country of residence.
To hire a car in Martinique, you must be at least 21 years old (age may vary by car category and location) and have held your license for one year.
Fort de France to Le Marin - 44kms (40mins)
Sainte-Anne to Trois Ilets - 34kms (35mins)
General Martinique driving information, laws rules and regulations:
Driving in Martinique is on the right hand side of the road.
Overtaking is on the left hand side of the road.
Seat belts when driving a hire car in Martinique are mandatory.
The use of a mobile phone while driving is prohibited, with the exception of a hands-free system.
Drivers are to carry at all times while driving, a valid drivers licence, registration documents and insurance documents.
There is a wide choice of petrol stations in Martinique. With a car hire in Trois Ilets, you will find that most of the stations also sell snack food and drinks.
There are no tolls in Martinique.
You can park your Martinique car hire along the roadside in most places. Do check with your hotel as they may have secure parking that you can use.
Domestic one-way car hire and international tarvel is not permitted.
With your car hire in Fort de France, it is important that you have looked through some of the above Martinique driving information, rules and regulations about driving a car to ensure you have the safest possible journey.