If you plan on travelling to Guyana and hiring a car, then keep in mind that Europcar is the car rental agency with the most locations. You are likely to find one of their 3 country-wide locations either at your destination airport or somewhere in the city centre. Georgetown is one of the most popular cities to visit in Guyana, and you should have no trouble hiring a car from one of Europcar’s 3 locations around the city.
You are required by law to drive on the left when you visit Guyana. Not abiding by this law can result in traffic tickets, car accidents, or both.
Guyana ranked 103 out of 137 countries across the globe for road quality in 2019. On a scale of 1 to 7, Guyana received a road quality score of 3.2. Keep in mind that road quality conditions in Guyana can vary depending on what area of the country you plan to visit.
The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in Guyana while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 3.81 mg/l. However, some regions or cities within Guyana might have different BAC limits, so it’s important to do your research before you travel. If you are younger than 18, which is the legal drinking age in Guyana, then you may face strict penalties if you are caught drink-driving. Keep in mind that it is never a good idea to drink-drive no matter how old you are.
Travellers to Guyana usually opt to hire a SUV as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 33% of our users rented a SUV for their trip to Guyana at an average cost of £36 per day.