Driving Cyprus is also very easy and safe – even for scaredy cats like me – and I wouldn’t hesitate to rent a vehicle from Astra Car Rental again. Professional, friendly and well-organised, they made the whole thing a breeze and, dare I say it, even enjoyable!
Is it hard to drive in Cyprus?
Poor driving is usually only in the cities, and if you take your time, keep your distance and keep your eyes on all nearby traffic, you should be fine. And if anyone is curious, one of the main reasons for this poor driving could be down to it being fairly easy to get a driving license in Cyprus (or so I’ve read)…
What do I need to drive in Cyprus?
When driving in Cyprus you must carry the following documents:
- Full, valid driving licence*
- Proof of insurance (third party or above)
- Proof of ID (passport or national identity card)
- Proof of ownership (if in your own vehicle)
Is it worth hiring a car in Cyprus?
It’s certainly worth hiring a car in Cyprus,especially with what you’ve been seeing for the price of a taxi. Theres an awful lot to see and if you go on organised trips it will cost you an awful lot of money. The hire car also gives you lots of opportunity to sort out your shopping etc.
What is the best month to go to Cyprus?
The best time to visit Cyprus is between May and June. Not only is it one of the driest periods of the year on the island, but it’s also nice and toasty – temperatures hover between 23 and 28 degrees, with up to 13 hours of sunshine a day.
Can you drive around Cyprus in a day?
You can drive all the way across Cyprus in just a few hours, so don’t limit yourself to just one place! You can choose to drive between the cities and stay in a new town every few nights, or base yourself in one of the cities and explore the island in a series of day trips.
Are taxis expensive in Cyprus?
This is a very convenient (most taxis are Mercedes-Benz), but a slightly expensive option. For example, a taxi ride from Limassol to Larnaca Airport costs 50 euros. A ride to Paphos airport costs 40-45 euros. A ride around the city costs 10-12 euros.
Can I drive in Cyprus with my UK driving Licence?
You can legally drive in Cyprus with a full and valid UK driving licence. You don’t need an International Driving Permit, although it could provide extra peace of mind if you have one.
Do I need an international driver’s license in Cyprus?
The driving licence requirements in Cyprus state that you must have a full driving licence valid in your country of residence. You also must have an international driver’s licence.
Do you need car insurance in Cyprus?
Under EU law all vehicles driving in member states must have at least third party liability insurance. … Third party insurance is the minimum obligatory cover under Cypriot law to ensure that compensation can be paid to victims of an accident.
Can I rent a car in Cyprus?
To rent a car in Cyprus, you must be at least 21 years old to drive in Cyprus (age may vary by car category) and have held your license for three years. Drivers under the age of 25 may incur a young driver surcharge. There is a maximum age limit.
What is the best car rental in Cyprus?
Best Car Rental Companies in Cyprus
- #1 – 7777 Rent a Car …
- #2 – AIDA car rental …
- #3 – Budget Car Rental …
- #4 – Enterprise Car Rental …
- #5 – Europcar …
- #6 – Sixt rent a car …
- #7 – Simila Cyprus Pafos rent a car …
- #8 – Cyprus Voyage Rent a car
How much does a beer cost in Cyprus?
Cost of Living in Cyprus
|Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course||45.00€|
|McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)||6.00€|
|Domestic Beer (1 pint draught)||3.00€|
|Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle)||4.00€|