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Getting Around Anguilla



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Road Quality

The road network is good but basic and the main road is asphalt, stretching throughout the 25km (16 miles) length of Anguilla. Unpaved roads lead to beaches.

Car Hire

Cars are easily available for rent, though they can become booked out in high season over Christmas and New Year, so reserve early. There are numerous rental agencies available, both local and international. Companies generally deliver to your hotel. Most companies require drivers to be over 25 years old to rent a car.


Taxis are available at the airport and seaports with fixed prices to the various hotels. Island tours can be arranged on an individual basis.


Bicycles and mopeds, through Boo’s Car and Cycle Rentals (tel: +1 264 497 8523).


The speed limit on Anguilla is 50kph (30mph).


Visitors must buy a temporary Anguillan licence. This can be issued by car hire companies or the traffic department in The Valley on presentation of a national driving licence.


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