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    Belgium Travel Information

    Travel with a Belgium car hire through this beautiful country steeped in history. The roads are in perfect condition, but you should bear in mind that Belgium drivers are known for driving fast, so you must have your wits about you at all times!

    Belgium Time Difference

    The time difference in Belgium is 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1), so make sure you set your clock when driving your car hire to Antwerp or another one of the amazing Belgium destinations.

    Like most countries in Europe, Summer (Daylight-Saving) Time is observed in Belgium, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour: 2 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+2).

    Language in Belgium

    Dutch, French and German are the national languages, but English is widely spoken in Brussels and the north, so you'll run into little trouble when asking for directions while driving your cheap car hire in Brussels. If you want to use French, limit it to Brussels and the Walloon south.

    Electricity in Brussels

    Electricity in Belgium runs at 220 V. The Continental two-round-pin plug is standard.

    Currency in Brussels

    After booking your car hire in Belgium, take a look at the current exchange rates to prepare for your holidays. The currency in Belgium is the Euro (EUR).

    Tourism in Belgium

    When planning your holiday with a car hire in Belgium, be sure to have a look at the following websites to find out tourism office locations, places to visit and further information you may need before travelling. To know more, and for further travel information for Belgium, visit the official Belgium Tourism Site.

    Belgium Visa & Embassy Information

    You can travel within Belgium for up to 3 months with a valid UK passport. The British Embassy in Belgium is located in Brussels. For more information on UK Embassies in Belgium or in other destinations, please visit the website provided.

    Before you book your hire car, it's probably worth taking a look at the above essential travel information, which includes everything you need to know when planning your holiday, as well as all the arrangements you need to make before travelling in Belgium.

    Useful Links

    Belgium Airport Information

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    Belgium on Wikipedia

    Google Maps Belgium