Belize Car Rental

Belize Car Rental FAQs

Belize is typically hot and humid day and night year-round. Temperatures annually range from 50°-95° Farenheit (10°-35° Celsius) with an average annual temperature of 79° Farenheit (26° Celsius.)

Yes, a valid passport is mandatory to enter Belize. 

No, you do not need an international driver's license to drive in Belize if you have a valid driver’s license. 

The official local currency is the Belize Dollar; however, U.S. dollars are also  accepted throughout Belize.

Visitors must have a passport to enter Belize that is valid for at least 30 days after their arrival. Travelers must also have proof of intent to depart, such as a return ticket to their depature country. Visas are not required for citizens of: the United States and its territories, Canada, the United Kingdom and its territories, the European Union, the Caribbean and Central American countries.

English is the official language of Belize. Spanish is the second language. 

Belize Car Rental Guide

Enterprise Rent-A-Car is proud to serve customers looking for transportation in Belize. As part of the largest rental car company in the world, which owns and operates more than 1.5 million vehicles, we’re sure to have a location near you or your travel destination. And while we are an internationally recognized brand, Enterprise remains family-owned with one goal in mind for our customers: to exceed your expectations for service and overall value.

Should I Rent a Car in Belize

What’s the best way to get around Belize? Shuttles might seem convenient, but typically, they only go to major attractions, making it more difficult to get to smaller attractions or towns. Hiring a driver can get expensive, and public transportation forces you to adhere to someone else’s schedule on your vacation.

When you rent a car from Enterprise, you have the flexibility to customize your trip. Enjoy the fun things you want to do when it is convenient for your schedule – no one else’s. Interested in exploring the Cayo District? Or would you prefer to relax on the Secret Beach? With your Enterprise Rental Car, you can arrive early (or later) and visit these awe-inspiring attractions without crowded tour buses.

Whether you’re looking for customization or convenience, renting a car through Enterprise will help you make the most of your Belize vacation.

Top Attractions Near Belize

  • Ambergris Caye – Belize’s largest island that’s full of adventure. Nearby is the Belize Barrier Reef, the largest barrier reef in the Northern hemisphere, known for fantastic diving spots and water sports. Ambergris Caye is also home to Belize’s most popular beach, Secret Beach, and one of the world’s most famous diving holes and marine sinkholes, the Great Blue Hole.
  • Secret Beach – Fishing? Snorkeling? Surfing? Sounds like you’re ready for a trip to Secret Beach, famous for its aquatic activities and deep blue waters.
  • Great Blue Hole – not for those with thalassophobia. This giant marine sinkhole is over 400 feet deep and exists off the coast of Belize near the center of Lighthouse Reef. Bring your scuba gear for a diving adventure you’ll never forget.
  • Belize Barrier Reef – get up close to the majesty of the ocean at the Belize Barrier Reef, a series of coral reefs straddling the coast of Belize.
  • Caye Caulker – the second most popular island near Belize. There’s no shortage of sand and sun on Caye Caulker. Bring your sunscreen and visit Koko King, is a popular beach on the north end of the island that’s known for its lively atmosphere. Or check out Sea Horse Reserve for an up-close look at sea horses!
  • Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM) Cave Belize – located in San Ignacio in the popular Cayo Distict, this cave is known as a Maya archaeological site that includes skeletons, ceramics and stoneware. Heads up – there are several areas with skeletal remains in the main chamber.
  • Caracol Natural Monument Reservation – adventure lovers, unite! This reservation is a large ancient Maya archaeological site, neslted between San Ignacio and the Macal River.
  • Hol Chan Marine Reserve – a marine reserve close to Ambergris Caye and Caye Caulker, off the coast of Belize. It covers almost 7 miles of coral reefs, seagrass beds and mangrove forest. Fun fact: Hol Chan is Mayan for "little channel".

Top Cities Near Belize

  • Placencia – a quaint fishing village with beautiful beaches. In fact, this little slice of heaven is one of the most popular beach destinations on the southern coast of Belize. Looking for adventure? Stay in Placencia and explore the Cockscomb Basin Sanctuary and Monkey River.
  • San Pedro – am adventurous beach town located in the south part of Ambergris Caye in northern Belize. Walk the sandy streets and soak up the sun as you learn about all the exciting caves, ruins and dive spots this town is known for.
  • San Ignacio – resting along the banks of the Macal River is San Ignacio filled with Mayan ruins, museums, plazas and temples. Nearby, the Rainforest Medicine Trail explores the medicinal properties of indigenous plants. Fun fact: it’s linked to its sister town of Santa Elena by a metal suspension Hawksworth Bridge.
  • Belize City – the largest city in Belize! There’s something for everyone in Belize City – a swing bridge, Mayan ruins, artifact exhibits and popular art galleries that showcase local and contemporary art.
  • The Village of Hopkins – known as the “coast with the most” in Belize, this small coastal village gives visitors the unique opportunity to experience local Garifuna culture, relax on beautiful sandy beaches and enjoy endless outdoor activities and attractions, including surfing, swimming and sunbathing.

Belize Car Rental Locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car is proud to serve customers in Belize. As part of the world’s largest car rental provider, which owns and operates more than 1.5 million vehicles, we’re sure to have a location near you or your travel destination. And while we are an internationally recognized brand, Enterprise remains family-owned with one goal in mind for our customers: to exceed your expectations for service and overall value.

With many unique attractions, such as the Cockscomb Basin (Jaguar Reserve) or Altun Ha Maya Ruins. Belize is a popular destination with tourists and business travelers alike. No matter if you’re visiting for only a few days or staying for a month or more, you can count on us to provide the perfect vehicle for your transportation needs. Get your trip started by searching the map or browsing the locations below.