If you are going to Bermuda on vacation, then you’ve made the right choice! Our paradise island has everything you need for a once-in-a-lifetime holiday. Don’t expect to hire an auto in Bermuda to get around!
Due the small size of Bermuda – with a landmass of only 21 square miles, it is one of the smallest countries in the world – only local residents are permitted to own a car to curb congestion. The country also came to this decision to keep the Island as beautiful as possible and limit pollution. So, if you want to rent an auto in Bermuda, you can’t.
There’s plently of upsides of not being able to hire an auto in bermuda – you can enjoy your vacation without the worry of expensive rental, petrol, searching for a parking space, paying for parking and getting stuck in the traffic jams in rush hour (yes, they exist even in Bermuda!). Also, the roads can be very narrow in Bermuda, so driving a car can be tricky if you’re not used to the roads.
The favourite way for locals and tourists to get around the Island is by scooter to enjoy the beautiful views. Scooter and moped rentals are much cheaper to hire and run than cars, leaving you wish more spending money to splash out!
You drive on the left side of the road in Bermuda and even if you an an experienced motorcycle or scooter rider, you will still need to be careful on a bike. Remember, that driving licenses are not necessary to ride a scooter and that some locals – like anywhere – can drive carelessly. Rental scooters all have red number plates, so be aware that they might be driven by visitors without much experience. Exercise the same care when renting a scooter than you would do with a car: serious companies will ensure you are comfortable with riding before letting you out on the road and will provide helmets and liveries such as Elbow Beach Cycles will even throw in free breakdown assistance.
With scooter, moped and bike rental as well as public transport in Bermuda, you will soon realise that you don’t need to rent an auto in Bermuda to get around.
Bermuda auto rentals for visitors - Booking a scooter with Elbow Beach Cycles could not be simpler. All you have to do is just let us know by booking online with our easy to use booking form, including the date and time of arrival, and our scooter delivery team will have your scooter ready and waiting for you when you arrive on the Island. We’ll even pick it up again when you are finished with it! Our scooter rental service is ideal for tourists and visitors wanting to explore Bermuda – whether you are looking to book a rental for a few days or a week.