The driving licence requirements in St. Lucia state that you must have a full driving licence that is valid in your country of residence. When collecting your St. Lucia car hire you must purchase a local drivers licence at a cost of approx US$22.
To hire a car in St. Lucia you must be at least 25 years old (age may vary by the car hire category) and have held your license for two years.
Cap Estate to Hellene - 49kms (50mins)
Garrand to Sapphire - 63kms (1hour/5mins)
General St. Lucia driving information, laws rules and regulations:
Driving in St. Lucia is on the left hand side of the road.
Seat belts when driving a hire car in St. Lucia are mandatory.
Drivers are to carry at all times while driving, a valid driver?s licence, registration documents and insurance documents.
Petrol stations in St. Lucia generally open from 7am to 8pm.
St Lucia does not have any road tolls.
You can park your car hire in Rodney Bay along the roadside in most places. Do check with your hotel as they may have secure parking that you can use.
With your car hire in St Lucia, it is important that you have looked through the above St. Lucia driving information, rules and regulations to ensure you have the safest possible journey.