Organize your own road trip in Cebu, Philippines | Car rental and laws

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road trip in Cebu, Philippines

Own road trip in Cebu, Philippines

 People, accustomed to a  good road surface, should be aware that in the province of Cebu, Philippines only 20% of the road is  asphalts. Car rental in  Cebu is popular in the southeast locations, where the good quality roads are located.

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 On the territory of the island there are a lot of gravel roads, which quite often become blocked due to heavy rains. Some local roads can be completely flooded, after another rainfall. When planning to rent a  car  in Cebu, Philippines, always remember that most traffic rules are conditional. Local drivers basically do not use turn signals, and during the movement they can make sharp and dangerous maneuvers.

Car rentals in Cebu, Philippines

 Philippine car rental prices start at 1,660 PHP per day that’s for a middle class car. The cost of gasoline in the Philippines is not included in the rental price. To get a rental car in the Philippines, the driver must provide a local or international driver's license.

The country has a relatively low fuel price policy. The average cost of a liter of gasoline in the Philippines is 60 PHP. A liter of diesel can be bought for 50 PHP.  In the Philippines they will not prefer electric cars.
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Philippines speed limit:

40 km / h - within the village;
30 km / h - next to children's institutions and municipal roads;
80 km / h - restriction for country roads
As for fines for traffic violations in the Philippines, they are approximately:

PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION OF LAWS

based on JAO NO. 2014-01

VIOLATION / FINE

DRIVING WITHOUT A VALID LICENSE / CONDUCTOR’S PERMIT P 3,000.00
a. No Driver's License
b. Driving with Expired License, No Valid Restriction Code

FAILURE TO CARRY OR/CR P 1,000.00
FAILURE TO CARRY DRIVER'S LICENSE

DRIVING AN UNREGISTERED MOTOR VEHICLE P 10,000.00
a. Unregistered change of Engine and Chassis

UNAUTHORIZED MODIFICATION P 5,000.00
a Change Color
b. Change Body Design, MC Single to MC with Sidecar

MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATING WITHOUT OR WITH DEFECTIVE P 5,000.00
IMPROPER/UNAUTHORIZED ACCESSORIES, DEVICES AND PARTS

Defective Brake lights, Signal/Tail lights

No Side Mirror, Substandard Side Mirror, No Wiper

No EWD, No Spare Tire (For vehicle with more than 4 wheels)

Unauthorized Bells, Sirens, Blinkers

Cut / Modified Muffler

FAILURE TO ATTACH MOTOR VEHICLE PLATES +P5,000.00
IMPROPER ATTACHMENT OF PLATES

a. Improper Display of Plates

b. Unauthorized improvised Plates

c. Attachment of Place Cover

FAILURE OF DRIVER / BACK RIDER TO WEAR HELMET
P1,500.00 1st Offense, P3,000.00 2nd Offense
a. Wearing helmet with fake PS or ICC Sticker
b.  NoICC Sticker with Seminar

WEARING SLIPPERS, FLIPFLOPS, SANDALS OR BARE-FOOTED FOR — MOTORCYCLE WHILE DRIVING P 500.00 1st Offense, P 700.00 2nd Offense

RECKLESS DRIVING P 2,000.00 With

a. Disregarding Traffic Sign Seminar

b. Illegal Overtaking

NOT WEARING SEATBELT FOR DRIVER AND PASSENGER
P 1,000.00 1st Offense
P 2,000.00 2nd Offense
P 3,000.00 3rd Offense

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