If your trip to Folkston is all locked in but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.There’s nothing better than exploring new places. While you’re staying here, Suwanee Canal Recreation Area and Charlton County Courthouse should be among them. If you still have loads of stamina and space on your travel schedule, Folkston Railroad Transportation Museum also awaits.
The greatest part about having your own car is that you can travel anywhere, anytime. Make full use of your newfound freedom by discovering all there is on offer in Brunswick. It’s just 35 miles away. Driftwood Beach ought to be toward the top of your list here. Saint Simons Island Pier and St. Simons Lighthouse Museum are fantastic attractions too. Jacksonville is another great option. It’s 45 miles away and home to tons of awesome things to do. Daily’s Place, Florida Theatre and Metropolitan Park are only the start.
No other mode of transportation can offer you freedom and convenience like your own set of wheels. Whatever the reason for your jaunt to Folkston, CarRentals.com has a fantastic selection of vehicles to pick from. Spending time in the city with your significant other? Fire up the romance by renting a mini or compact car. A delight to drive and a snap to park, you’ll adore sitting alongside each other in one of these zippy rides. A full-size car is a great choice for big families. There’s plenty of space for everyone and you can go where you want, whenever you want. If your trip is all about business, a premium car will take you from the boardroom to your hotel in luxury and comfort.
You’ll be happy to hear that there’s a broad range of luxury vehicles to rent in Folkston. What you opt for depends on how much you’re willing to spend and the activities you’ve got planned. Specialty vehicles are hard to beat if you’re all about comfort and class. If you’re splurging, why not go for a high-end SUV, or perhaps a cushy mid-size sedan? Otherwise, if you just need something to zip around town in at the cheapest price possible, maybe go for an economy vehicle (or something else that’s unlikely to break the bank).
You’ll be cruising along the right side of the road in Folkston. Even though it may seem similar to home, it’s a good idea to drive with a little extra care on roads you’re not familiar with.
Nabbing a parking space in Folkston should be relatively easy. Of course, it depends on the time and place — you may find it tricky parking right in the center during busier periods.
As with most places, roads get busy in the hours before and after work. However, thanks to its smaller population of around 5,200, traffic gridlock isn’t a big issue in Folkston.
Speed limits vary around Folkston, but typically range from 25mph to 70mph. Most residential roads have a top speed of 35mph unless signed otherwise.
Normally, your chosen car rental company will charge the amount of the fine to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may provide your contact information to local law enforcement agencies so they can send a fine to you directly.
It’s against the law to use your cell phone while cruising in your car around Folkston, and you may also be issued a fine for just holding a phone if you’re in control of a vehicle. That being said, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as you keep your attention on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while operating a vehicle in Folkston is 0.08%. If you’ve got a big night planned, leave your car behind and organize a different way of getting home instead.
Traffic laws in Folkston permit drivers at a red light to turn into the direction of traffic nearest to them without having to wait for a green signal. Before making the maneuver, the car must come to a complete stop and the driver must make sure that the way is clear before proceeding.
You bet. Although, there are some exceptions for certain vehicles operated by public transportation systems.