With such beautiful routes, it would be nice to let down the top of a convertible as you drive around North Corsica. A smaller vehicle might also be ideal because of the winding roads around the beach towns and communities. Be sure to let your hire agent know if you need a car with automatic transmission, as most hire cars in Bastia are stick shifts.
Speed limits are pretty simple to remember in Bastia and Corsica. When you are driving in and around the town, keep your speed down to 50 km (or 31 mph). Once you are on the highway, if it is more like an interstate, the maximum speed allowed will be 90 km (or 55 mph). Outside of the city on the motorways you can travel at speeds of up to 110 km (or 68 mph). Note that there are speed cameras everywhere around Bastia.
Parking in the evening and on weekends is easy to find in Bastia, even on the street. But if you are not comfortable with this option, there are several parking lots and garages where you can safely park your hire vehicle. This includes lots by the port, such as Parking Vieux Port and a couple of underground garages.
Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire in Bastia is Hertz (7.1, 52 reviews).
The average price of fuel in Bastia is $13.22 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of uel costs between $159 and $211, depending on the car size.
Mini (Fiat 500 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Bastia.
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A Mini car hire in Bastia costs $39 per day, on average.
An Economy car hire in Bastia costs $37 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Bastia costs $48 per day, on average.
In Bastia, cars are most frequently hired at Hertz Aeroport De Poretta (1 km from city centre ).
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