Except general rules, one has to observe the speed limit. The general speed limitations are set within all the territory of the USA, and they are valid if there are no other traffic signs.
Basic speed limitations:
- By default the allowed speed is 105 km/h.
- Movement on the dual roads without traffic strip is allowed at up to 90 km/h.
- For freeways the speed allowed is 105 km/h or 65 mph.
Fines for speed infringement are serious sums, so try not to exceed the speed limit to more than 11 miles. Mostly the policemen don't give tickets by small violations.
Park a car in the island is not a problem. Firstly, almost all the hotels offer their guests paid and free parking spaces. Secondly, many streets are free for parking lengthwise the roads. Also free parkings are provided by some malls and entertainment centres. As for the paid parking lots, the cost for parking hour is usually $1-3. The parking lots are paid according to the time spent when leaving. There is also a possibility of using the car park ticket machines. Check required time, pay for parking space, and place a printed ticket under your vehicle's windscreen. Thus, you will have no problems renting a car in Guam. At nighttime it's better to leave a vehicle in a guarded parking or in a hotel's parking.
Blood alcohol content allowed
As relaxed tourists often drive in a drunken state, the island's police keep strict watch to the driving regulations’ observance. Blood alcohol content allowed is 0,08 ‰. If this level is exceeded, the driver is penalized with a serious fine, driver's license confiscation or even arrest. The punishment depends on the intoxication level. To escape troubles, better not to exceed this level or don't drive if you drank alcohol.
Remember the traffic rules renting a car in the island of Guam
The driving regulations in the island do not really differ from the general regulations in the USA. The traffic is right hand as in Russia. One has to remember that as the island is a tourist place, many drivers disregard the driving regulations that can lead to the accidents on the road. Very frequent violation is the driving under the influence. Be extremely watchful and pay close attention to other road users.