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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Charlestown?
If your trip to Charlestown is all booked but your travel itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.Charlestown State Park draws plenty of travelers like yourself. If you still have room on your itinerary, try to squeeze in Charlestown Family Activities Park too.
What are the best road trip destinations near Charlestown?
If you have a bit of extra time and you don’t mind traveling 25 miles, take a look at Madison. This happening destination offers up plenty of things to keep you engaged. Among the first stops you make here should be Clifty Falls State Park, Dr. William Hutching’s Office & Hosptal and Madison Railroad Station Museum. Don’t miss Bardstown either! Just 45 miles away, Barton 1792 Distillery, My Old Kentucky Home State Park and Bourbon Heritage Center are must-sees here.
Where are the best convention centers near Charlestown?
Mingling and chatting with lots of different people can be draining. So if you’re traveling to Charlestown on a business trip, you’ll be thrilled to learn that there are some fantastic places to kick back and relax near these popular convention centers:

  • Kentucky International Convention Center (13 miles away).
  • Kentucky Exposition Center (17 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Charlestown?
With your own ride, Charlestown is yours to enjoy. People travel to this interesting city for loads of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have a different car for each of them. A priority for big families is space. Depending on the number of family members, that could mean anything from a full-size vehicle to a 12-passenger van. Budget travelers like the affordability of our smaller rentals, such as a mini or compact car. If you’re eager to attract a few admiring glances in Charlestown, you could even peruse our special category for a ride that’ll make any car lover wobbly at the knees.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Charlestown?
Sometimes the journey is more significant than the destination, which makes finding the right car important. If you’re about to embark on an amazing road trip around Charlestown, a comfortable SUV could be the answer. If you’re looking for the cheapest price possible and plan to stick to city driving, a budget compact is hard to beat. All you need to do is work out what’ll suit you best, round up the troops, and hit the highway.
What side of the road do they drive on in Charlestown?
In Charlestown, you’ll have to stick to the right side. When exploring a new place, it’s wise to go for a car with automatic transmission. That way, you can focus on the road and not worry about gear changes.
Is it difficult to park in Charlestown?
You’re unlikely to have any issues getting a parking spot in Charlestown. With plenty of places to leave your car, exploring the top sights of this destination is a joy.
Does Charlestown have peak-hour traffic?
Since the population of Charlestown is about 8,100, you probably won’t have much trouble with traffic congestion. However, main roads generally get busy before and after work hours, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.
Are there speed limits in Charlestown?
There sure are. In the city of Charlestown, speed limits range from 20mph to 70mph. Most built-up areas have a maximum speed limit of 30mph unless marked otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Indiana?
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen rental car company may bill the fined amount to your credit card. This is the most common approach. Or it may supply your contact information to the relevant local agency so the fine is issued to you directly.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Charlestown?
You’re allowed to use a cell phone when driving a car in Charlestown. However, we always recommend waiting until the end of your journey, or pulling over in an appropriate spot, before making that call.
What are the rules around drink driving in Charlestown?
In Charlestown, it is a fineable offence to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.08%. If you’re planning to have a couple of drinks with lunch or dinner, it’s a good idea to leave your rental car behind.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Charlestown?
Road rules in Charlestown allow drivers at a red light to turn into the direction of traffic closest to them, without waiting for a green signal. Before turning, the vehicle must stop completely and the driver must make sure that the lane is clear before proceeding.
Are seat belts compulsory in Indiana?
Seat belts are mandatory in Indiana. That being said, these rules may vary for certain vehicles, like those used by public transportation networks.