Transport Martinique: How to get around?

03/07/20
Comment se déplacer en Martinique

You have scheduled your holiday in Martinique. But here’s the question to move. Car? Bus? Taxi? Other? Which transport in Martinique to choose? Learn how to get around safely.

Car rental

The car is the most used way for holidaymakers to get around Martinique. Synonymous with autonomy, it allows you to go to every nook and cran am in Martinique day and night. So take advantage of his moments to carry out leisure activities. Several car rental companies in Martinique offer cars in different categories. Rates change with the rise and the low season.

A car ride

Private drivers

Many uber-style applications have developed in Martinique. They are easily found on the App Store and Google Play. One of them, Atawane-Cab, offers several modes of travel (car, van and bus). The races start at 8 euros. Drivers working with the platform are only professionals with a card to ensure the safety of the occupants. For more serenity, we recommend booking your trip 24 hours in advance.

Driver Atawane content

Collective taxis

Called by the Martinique Taxico. The collective taxi is a van with usually 8 seats. It is the most economical mode of transport. The collective taxis take you to all the municipalities of Martinique from North to South. The fare schedule is indicated close to the driver. If you are at the station, we advise you to ask the driver or a passenger directly. Outside the bus station, ask for the fare before you go up to always ask for the fare for your trip.

Martinque Group Taxis

The shuttle boat

The shuttle boat sails a short distance. The only destinations served are the Three Islands and the Pilot Case. This means of locomotion is very fast and allows you to reach your destination between time 20 and 30 minutes. To take the shuttle boat you will have to go to pier 2 on the malecon at Fort de France. Rates are displayed on the signs. Depending on where you arrive, we advise you to make sure to look at the boat location that takes you to the Trois-ilet or Case-Pilote.

Martinique shuttle boat from Fort-de-france

We have just seen together, the four main possibilities to move you to Martinique. We hope this article has you over. Don’t hesitate to leave us a comment.

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