Getting around Gibraltar

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Car hire

Both self-drive and chauffeur-driven cars are available. Touring outside Gibraltar can also be arranged.


There are plenty of taxis and the driver is required by law to carry and produce on demand a copy of the taxi fares.


The speed limit is 50kph (31mph), except where otherwise indicated. Seat belts are compulsory and it is compulsory to drive with dipped headlights at night.


Third-party insurance is compulsory. Valid national driving licences are accepted. A certificate of registration is required. Vehicles must have a national number plate.

Getting around towns and cities

The Gibraltar Bus Company ( runs an efficient local bus service.

Visa and passport information is updated regularly and is correct at the time of publishing. You should verify critical travel information independently with the relevant embassy before you travel.