Croatia

Car rental in Croatia

Tips for driving your rental car in Croatia

If you're travelling to Croatia, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Croatia is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Zagreb counts 804200 inhabitants. In Zagreb hosts 18% of the entire country's population, which counts over 4480000 inhabitants. In Croatia the language spoken most widespread is Croatian but people also speak other minor languages. The time zone in Croatia is GMT+01:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Croatia is C / F and the electric voltage is 230 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adapter with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Croatia is +385, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Croatia

With a fuel cost in Croatia averaging at 1.77 USD, driving around the country won't break the bank. Croatia shares its land borders with Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia, which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car rental as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 29410, 1254 of which motorways, which ranks Croatia as the 98th country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Croatia there is a Right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the Croatian kuna (HRK). Speed limits in town are 50 km/h and on motorways they are 130 km/h. Bear in mind that in Croatia, speaking on the phone while driving isn't allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Croatia

Croatia boasts eight UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Those who visit this country for leisure certainly can't miss these spots. The top UNESCO sites are: Old City of Dubrovnik (cultural) and Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian (cultural).

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