Transportation of Bahrain - By Cars

Transportation of Bahrain - By Cars Last updated on Wednesday 14th April 2010

Cars can be rented for about BD15 per day. Bahrain is the only country in the Gulf where foreign driving licences cannot be used to rent cars. Bahraini law requires an International Driving Licence which must be obtained prior to arrival in Bahrain. Foreigners resident in other GCC countries, however, can rent a car using the licence from their county of residence.

Bahraini law requires drivers and people riding in the front seats of cars to use seat belts. There is a fine of BD10 for violating this law.

Speed limits are enforced and drunk driving laws are strict.

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