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Car rental in Slovakia

Slovakia is known for its amazing nature! Only in this country it is possible to see bottomless lakes, the fastest mountain rivers, pristine water meadows and fabulously beautiful mountains. It is simply impossible to describe all the beauties. It is necessary to see them on your own at least once.

What is more, Slovakia can boast of not only amazing nature, but also of a mass of the most different entertainments. Horse walks, fishing, active rest, rafting, twin-hull boats and other occupations are at your disposal. In winter, Slovakia is a real paradise for fans of alpine skiing.

In order for your rest to be entirely full-fledged and not to depend on the public transport schedule, it is advised to book a car. At that there is an opportunity to hire a car beforehand, using a very reliable service Just fill in the application form, and you will be able to take your car at the airport right upon arrival.

Peculiarities of Slovakia for car renters

The inhabitants of Slovakia are very respectable drivers. Never do they violate the road traffic regulations. Furthermore, they are simply keen on mutual politeness, and this is noticeable on the roads. Driving a rental car in Slovakia will bring you a lot of pleasure. In case you are going to drive a car in Slovakia, it is necessary to learn all information you may need beforehand.

Benefits of using

  • Incredibly low prices

    Huge discounts and special rates

  • No hidden fees and commissions

    All details are indicated in the rental terms. There are no fees for credit card processing.

  • Free cancellation & modification

    Free of charge 24 hours before pick up

  • Reliable

    We collaborate only with reputable car rental companies and always guarantee high level of service.

  • Convenient and fast

    You can search through all companies at the same time. You save time since we have already compared the prices, and you only have to choose!

  • 24-hour support

    Round-the-clock multi-language customer service, 7 days a week

Fines for the violations of road traffic regulations in Bratislava

Fines for the violations of road traffic regulations are large. Therefore, try to be a disciplined driver.

Driving through a red light 150 Euro
Driving on a road shoulder 150 Euro
Pollution of environment 70 Euro
Creating obstructions to traffic 150 Euro
Insult of other road users by word or act 120 Euro

A foreign driver shall pay the fine at a bank within three days after the policeman has written the receipt.

Speed rate in Slovakia

When driving a rental car, carefully follow the road signs. In Slovakia, the speed infringement is regarded as a severe violation of the road traffic regulations. The standard speed rate is the following:

  • The maximum speed allowed within the limits of population centers is 50 km/h
  • It is allowed to accelerate to not more than 90 km/h outside population centers
  • The speed shall not be more than 130 km/h on express roads.

The policemen, speed guns and cameras strictly follow the speed rate in the country.

Road traffic regulations in Slovakia

The road traffic regulations are usual for European drivers. However, there exist some nuances.

  • Dim lights

The road traffic regulations in Slovakia oblige drivers to turn the dim light on irrespective of the time of day, season and weather.

  • Safety belts

Safety is the most important thing. That is why all passengers inclusive of those who sit on rear seats shall be fastened.

Cost of fuel in Slovakia

In Slovakia, there are quite many fuel stations, especially near express roads. Practically all of them are non-automated. That is why you can pay for fuel both in cash and by credit card. The prices are similar at all fuel stations.

  • One liter of fuel 95 costs 1.46 Euro
  • The price for one liter of fuel 98 is 1.64 Euro
  • One liter of diesel fuel costs 1.37 Euro.

There are also quite many gas stations. However, your car will be filled with gas only in case you have the document allowing you to drive a car with gas equipment.

Toll roads in Slovakia

There are very many toll roads in Slovakia. If you plan to use them, purchase vignettes beforehand. There are two types of vignettes. That is why choose the one suitable for you.

  • 30-day vignette

When purchasing this type of vignette, you gain the right to drive on all toll roads without any limitations within one calendar moth.

  • 10-day vignette

In case the time of your being in Slovakia is not so large, a 10-day vignette, which gives you a right to use all paid roads within 10 days, will be enough for you.

Whatever vignette you will choose, you are obliged to fasten it near the checkup certificate in the top right corner of the windscreen.