Where can I buy a bus pass in Bermuda?
Passes are sold at the Central Terminal, the Visitors Services Centre in the City of Hamilton, Royal Naval Dockyard, the Town of St. George and at other authorised outlets.
Is the bus free in Hamilton?
How much does it cost to ride the bus? HSR customers can pay their fare with cash, a PRESTO card or the PRESTO E-Tickets mobile app. Fare types include adult, child, youth, senior and Golden Age (80+). Some fares require photo identification.
Does Bermuda have public buses?
Bermuda's pink and blue buses are owned and operated by the Department of Public Transportation. It publishes bus schedules and route maps to keep you up-to-date on buses on the island.
How late do buses run in Bermuda?
The first bus (via Clearwater beach) leaves St George at 9:45am and the last one at 8:45pm (Monday to Saturday). From St Davids, the first bus leaves at 10:10am and last bus at 9:10pm (Monday to Saturday). The route does not operate on Sundays. There is a bus every one hour both ways.
What's the best way to get around Bermuda?
Buses and ferries cover the island all year long and, since this is how most locals get around, they're a great way to get a taste of Bermuda's warm, welcoming culture. Rent a scooter or electric mini car to zip around to hidden gems, or hop on a ferry to see the island from the water as you get where you're going.
Is there a hop on hop off bus in Bermuda?
The bus routes cover the main roads throughout the island and leave the City of Hamilton every 20-30 minutes. With a number of different routes and zones you can hop on and off at any destination to explore the island.
Does Uber exist in Bermuda?
There is no Uber like service in Bermuda yet. An online company hitch.bm offers mobile app based service which works on GPS and can help you call a normal taxi that has GPS system installed (note that many taxis in Bermuda do not have GPS system and is out of this network).
How much does it cost to rent a Twizy in Bermuda?
Twizy rentals cost $100 per day (plus a $40 fee per rental period). Moped rentals cost about $50 per day.
Can tourists rent Twizy in Bermuda?
Visitors can now explore the island with electric car rentals. One option is the two-seat Twizy from Current Vehicles Bermuda, available at locations including the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club.
How far can a Twizy go on one charge?
Renault claims the Twizy has a maximum range of 62 miles, according to official test procedures, but gamely suggests the real-world best is 50 miles, when coaxed along efficiently.
Is it safe to rent scooters in Bermuda?
If you decide to rent Bermuda scooters, please be cautious and stay safe. It can be dangerous at times. There are many roundabouts, narrow roadways, and steep hills. I advise against renting one if there are high winds or if the roads are slippery from the rain.
How much does it cost to rent a scooter in Bermuda?
Rates for renting a motor scooter range from around $40 – $50 a day, and around $200 – $280 per week. In addition, Bermuda now offers hybrid electric bicycles which offer an electric motor that provides help getting up some of the steep hills on the island.
Do you need a license to rent a scooter in Bermuda?
Hi, you do not require a driving license to rent a scooter in Bermuda. One should be above the age of 18.
What is a Twizy in Bermuda?
Current Vehicles Current's Renault Twizy is a two-seat, tandem-style microcar with a range of 55+ miles (88km) per charge. The Twizy is small – just under four feet wide – but that means it can nimbly navigate Bermuda's roads. Keeping your vehicle charged is no problem.
How much is a Twizy?
Pricing starts at €6,750 (US$8,839) plus VAT and the monthly battery lease fee that starts at €50 (US$65.50).
How long does it take to drive around Bermuda?
The layout of bermuda Bermuda is about 25 miles long and averages less than a mile wide, coming it at just under 21 square miles in total. Getting from one end of the island to the other via road is approximately a 2-hour journey (via bus). Hamilton, the capital, is pretty much right in the center of the island.
Can visitors rent cars in Bermuda?
Since tourists are not allowed to rent cars in Bermuda, taxis and scooters are the primary means of transportation on the island. Ferries and water taxis are available. Rental Cars are not available in Bermuda. Locals and tourists ride scooters.
Why there are no rental cars in Bermuda?
That's because Bermuda Government does not allow the usual car rentals in the island. Motor cars are limited only to residents who can own one and that too only one per family or household.
Can foreigners drive in Bermuda?
All persons driving cars in Bermuda must have a valid Bermuda-issued driving license, issued only to Bermudians or residents (see above). Non-local drivers' licenses – those issued outside Bermuda by any country – are not valid in Bermuda.
How safe is Bermuda?
Bermuda has a moderate crime rate driven in part by the drugs scene. Serious incidents, including use of weapons, do occur. Take precautions to safeguard yourself and your possessions. Common crimes include burglary, mugging, theft of unattended baggage and belongings, and theft of items from rental scooters.
What should you not wear in Bermuda?
General clothing in Bermuda Bathing suits, short tops and mini shorts are not acceptable except at beaches and pools. Note that there are no nude or semi-nude beaches in Bermuda. In public areas, beach wears should be covered. Bare feet are not generally acceptable anywhere in public.
Is Hamilton Bermuda safe at night?
If you're traveling to this Caribbean territory on your own, you have little to worry about. Some of the backstreets of Hamilton, Bermuda's capital city, have a reputation for seedy behavior and travelers should avoid walking around these areas at night, especially north of Dundonald Street.
When should you not go to Bermuda?
October is when the island sees the most amount of rainfall, about six inches average, and the month may well be considered the worst time to travel to Bermuda. Another bad time to travel to Bermuda is in February, when it's the coldest, with temperatures in the low 60s Fahrenheit (15 Celsius).
What is the rainiest month in Bermuda?
Fall in Bermuda October is the wettest month of the year, with an average of 13 rainy days and 6.3 inches of precipitation.
Can you drink water in Bermuda?
You can SAFELY drink the tap-water on Bermuda.