If you receive a
traffic fine, it will be deducted from the deposit for your
rental (there's a space for fines provided on the rental car
If you intend to explore Cuba far and
wide, be sure to obtain a copy of Guia de Carreteras, a
complete atlas in booklet form for drivers. It can be purchase
in Cuba but we recommed to buy it in our travel store because
in cuba is sometimes hard to find this maps and booklets
and in out travel stoire is definitly less spensive than
Most tourist hotels have a car rental
bureau on site, but the main car rental agencies also have
main office. Demand sometimes exceeds supply, so you may
need to hunt around, particularly for the smaller models
or a 4WD jeep. You can also rent a car at the airport upon
arrival but is always a best choice to have it booked in
are not bargain prices, expect to pay about US $49 - 100
per day (depending on the size of the vehicle and the length
of the rental) plus insurance, . You will normally be required
to pay a deposit to US $200-500. Most companies offer a
choice of Type A insurance (with a deductible of US $250)
or Type B (fully comprehensive , except car radio and one
tire). If you plan on doing considerable mileage, take the
unlimited mileage option. The companies accept payment by
Visa, MasterCard, Eurocard, Banamex, Camet and JBC, as well
as in cash and traveler's checks.
fuel is easy, you will find a lot of Servi_Cupets (Dollars
gas stations) that are scatered around Havana, and Cuba,
selling gasoline from US $75 to US $0.95 a liter (wich works
out to US $3.40 per gallon). Most are open 24 hours a day.
Even so, it's always wise to keep the tank at least half
full to avoid unnecesary detours to obtain fuel. There are
almost never lines at Servi- Cupet. Aside from selling fuel,
Servi-Cupet gas stations are often good places to buy cold
drinks and stock up on groceries.
Car Rental Companies:
Easy to find, car hire companies
are all around cuba, in this page we cannot describe all
of them but we will show 1 agency of some of 15 that are
working in havana.
Ave 5ta y 84. Miramar.
24 2718, (537) 24 2104. Fax: (537) 33-0760.
Available 24 hours a day, every day.
|Jose Marti Airport
||Phone: (53 7) 833-5197 Terminal
(53 7) 833-5215 Terminal 2
||Phone: (53 7) 833-3192
||Phone: (53 7) 833-8956
||Phone: (53 7) 833-3577
||Phone: (53 7) 833-3484
||Phone: (53 7) 204-1181
|Servi Cupet 11 y Malecon
||Phone: (53 7) 833-4691
|Calle 500. Guanabo
||Phone: (53 7) 96-2694
||Phone: (53 7) 97-1535
||Phone: (53 7) 95-1037