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Cars Rentals

The following car rental agencies function in Barbados: Coconut Car Rentals: (246) 437-0297 Courtesy Rent-A-Car: (246) 431-4160 Drive-a-Matic Car Rental: (246) 422-3000 Drive Barbados: (246) 426-3944 Select Car Rentals: (246) 231-3854 Top Class Car Rentals: (246) 228-7368

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TAXI

Barbados taxis can be easily identified by the letter “Z” that appears on their license plates. As you exit customs you’ll see a board displaying the standard taxi fares to various points on the island. Be sure to stop a minute and review these prices As you emerge from the Arrivals Hall you can quickly […]

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Bahamas Express

Bahamas Express — Bahamas Express is a company dedicated to maritime transport, that offers fast-ferry service between Port Everglades (Florida) and Bahamas (Bimini and Grand Bahama island). It is owned by the Spanish group Baleària. Call (866) 699-6988 or see www.ferryexpress.com for rates and other information.

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Jitney buses

Jitney buses: This is the closest thing to mass transportation in Nassau. These buses run between the downtown area to Cable Beach and Paradise Island from early morning until about 7 p.m. at 30-minute intervals. Fares vary (though they’re generally about $1.25 per person, each way), depending on the route. Exact change is required. The […]

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Bahamas Ferries

Bahamas Ferries – this company offers high-speed ferry service between Nassau and a variety of other Bahamian destinations, such as Spanish Wells, Harbour Island, George Town, Freeport (Grand Bahama), Governor’s Harbour (Eleuthera), Morgans Bluff (Andros), South Abaco, and Fresh Creek (Andros). Call (242) 323-2166 or see www.bahamasferries.com for rates and other information.

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Mopeds

Mopeds – these services provide moped rentals in Nassau (at rates running from $65 – $85 per day). They also offer hourly rates: www.bahamasscooterrentals.com http://ridebahamas.com/nassau/scooter.html www.uniquerentalsbahamas.com

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Authorized taxi companies operating in the Bahamas include

Authorized taxi companies operating in the Bahamas include: Bahamas Taxi Cab Union (Nassau): (242) 323-5818 Freeport Taxi Co. (242) 352-6666 Grand Bahama Taxi Co. (Grand Bahama): (242) 352-7101 Happy Days & Sons (Nassau): (242) 361-4101 Jermaine’s Taxi & Tours (Nassau): (242) 425-1789 Jolly Green Giant Taxi Service: (242) 394-8294 Union Cab (Grand Bahama): (242) 352-7101

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CAR RENTALS

CAR RENTALS – a rental car isn’t needed as most places can be reached easily by taxi, which is generally the best and most convenient way of getting around. Taxi rates are set by the government. If you do decide to rent a car, rental car agencies can be found at the airport and downtown. […]

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PUNTA CANA – BUS

For those who want to venture outside of the PuntaCana-Bávaro area and visit the capital, but are unable to rent a car, some choose to board an “Expreso Bávaro” bus, with pick-up locations such as Plaza Verón (a small shopping area for locals between the airport and Bávaro (809-455-1473), and Friusa (a shopping area for […]

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BUS

BUS Buses run hourly trips between the beach resorts & hotels and Oranjestad (totaling 13 lines), and are operated by Arubus N.V. – the major public transportation service on the island (http://arubus.com).. One-way fare is US$2.30, and exact change is preferred (if you are paying in U.S. currency, you should keep some U.S. change handy). […]