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Car Rental in Haiti

Rent a car in Haiti with Sixt for a premium car rental service. Our excellent range of car rental deals in Haiti can provide you with the right rental vehicle for your vacation, whether you are traveling solo or with a family or group. Read on to find about more about our branch in Haiti and to get some useful travel tips on how to get the most from your vacation in this Caribbean island country.

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With Sixt you can book online quickly and easily. We also offer a large range of optional extras that you can add to your booking to make your vacation more convenient. Scroll down the page to get insight into what Sixt rent a car in Haiti offers and great travel tips. Here you can discover more about driving in Haiti along with useful information on this tropical island country. We also provide recommendations about natural and architectural sights you can visit with your car rental in Haiti.


Our Service

Our fleet in Haiti is made up of top car brands and latest model rental cars. Whether you are on a family vacation or a business trip, our range of premium and economy car rental deals in Haiti can suit your mobility needs. Our friendly customer service is on hand in Haiti to hand over your keys and get you on the road quickly and efficiently.

Which vehicle class is right for my vacation?

  • Compact cars are ideal for a city break
  • Sedans are the perfect choice for longer distances between cities
  • Station wagons and SUVs are great if you need more luggage room
  • If you are traveling with a large group Sixt also offers 7 to 9-seater minivans and 12, 15 and even 17-seater passenger vans

Driver's license

All drivers must of held their license for at least 1 year. If your driving license printed with non-Roman alphabet (Arabic, Japanese, Cyrillic etc) it must be accompanied by an International driving licence. For driving licenses from countries not part of the international driving license treaty (e.g. China), please also bring an official translation of the license in English along with your original license

Age restrictions

The minimum age for hiring a car rental in Haiti is 21 years of age for most vehicle groups. Some of our car rental categories require a minimum age of 25. You can find out more information during the online booking process.

Payment Methods

In Haiti we accept all internationally recognized credit cards. Sixt Express Service Cards must be used alongside an accepted credit card. Please remember we do not accept debit payments such as Visa Electron.

Accidents

In Haiti you can contact the police on 114, the ambulance service on 116 and the fire service on 115.


FAQs

What is included in the price?

Can I rent a specific car model?

What documents do I need to rent a car?

Can I pick up a car and return it somewhere else?

Do I have to pay a deposit?


TIP: It is generally cheaper to rent a car at least three months before any high season. Free cancellation up to 24 hours before collection is almost always possible, but is dependent on the chosen tariff.

Driving Tips

With your car rental in Haiti you have access to large road network connecting all of the major towns and cities. Route 1 runs from Port-au-Prince to Cap Haitien along the coast, while Route 3 runs between the same destinations through the middle of the country. Roads are generally poorly maintained and off the main routes there are many small tracks that can be hazardous.

Tips for safer driving in Haiti

  • Exercise extreme caution, many other drivers are not aware of local driving laws
  • Drive on the right-hand side of the road but be aware many drivers cross into the opposite side of the road to avoid potholes and debris
  • Drink driving in Haiti is illegal, but as many drivers do drink and drive be especially cautious at night and at festival times
  • Plan before you travel, consult security advise in specific areas and check for road closures and adverse weather conditions

Places of Interest

Top 4 Architectural Sights

  • Citadelle Henry Christophe
  • Sans-Souci Palace, Milot, Nord
  • The Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien, Port-au-Prince
  • St. Louis King of France Cathedral, Jeremie

The colossal Citadelle Henry Christophe is a UNESCO world heritage site and one of the largest fortresses in the Americas. Over 20,000 workers built it in the 1800s, its size and historical importance has made the structure a national symbol for Haitians. The nearby Sans-Souci Palace is also a UNESCO world heritage site. Though it is now in ruins it is still a remarkable site that easily evokes how magnificent the palace once was. The Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien in Port-au-Prince is dedicated to Haitian independence and the history and culture of the nation. The architecture of the museum is stunning and houses some of the most important historical artefacts in the Caribbean. The building of St. Louis King of France Cathedral was completed in 1901 and is now a principal landmark in the town of Jeremie.

Top 4 Natural Sights

  • Anse d'Azur
  • Bassin Bleu, Jacmel
  • Pic Macaya National Park
  • Grotte Marie-Jeanne

Just a few miles to the north of Jeremie is the Anse d'Azur, a beautiful sandy bay that features many caves and a sunken German U-boat! Bassin Bleu is a natural water site of 3 cobalt blue basins connected by beautiful waterfalls. Hidden in the mountains 12 km north of Jacmel, these pools make a fantastical swimming spot. Located on the country's southern peninsula Pic Macaya National Park features cloud forests, two incredibly tall peaks and sensational wildlife. If you intend to hike through the park as with many of the sites in Haiti we highly recommend hiring a travel guide. The remarkable Grotte Marie-Jeanne is around 45 minutes on Route 25 north of Port Salut. The caves contain 36 known chambers and are some of the most impressive in the Caribbean.


Crossing Borders

Crossing borders with a Sixt car rental in Haiti is not permitted.


 
 

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