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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Welshpool?
If your trip to Welshpool is all organized but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.There’s plenty to see and do in the surrounding region. Don’t leave without visiting Lake Vyrnwy and Powis Castle and Garden. If you can, also check out Llanfyllin Workhouse.
What are the best road trip destinations near Welshpool?
If you find yourself with a bit of extra time and you’re willing to travel 20 miles, take a look at Llangollen. This place offers up a world of things to keep you occupied. Pontcysyllte Aquaduct, Llangollen Bridge and Chirk Castle alone make the drive out worth it. Situated 30 miles away, Llandrindod Wells is another place to aim for. If you swing by, don’t miss Rock Park, Llandrindod Lake and Cefnllys Castle.
What kind of rental car should I get for Welshpool?
No matter your motoring requirements in Welshpool, CarRentals.com will get you from A to B comfortably and efficiently. If you’re in the city for work reasons, a premium car may be right up your street. These sorts of vehicles boast high-end finishes, luxurious interiors, and a host of extras. Traveling on a small budget and in the mood to save a few bucks? A compact car or a mini may be a good option. Little runabouts like these are more affordable and good for getting about those busier city streets. If you have a few kids (and plenty of luggage) in tow, a full-size car will give you all the space and room you need.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Welshpool?
For some people, owning a high-end vehicle is a little (or a lot!) out of reach. But renting your dream ride is easier than you think! Experience the thrill of cruising down the highway in a fancy convertible, even if it’s only for a short while. Or maybe all you need is a reliable set of wheels to get you quickly and safely from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Either way, there’s a rental car to suit your style in Welshpool.
What side of the road do they drive on in Welshpool?
Drivers stay on the left-hand side of the road in Welshpool. If you’re planning to rent a set of wheels here, be aware that the steering wheel will be on the right. It could take a bit to get the hang of!
Is it difficult to park in Welshpool?
For the most part, parking in Welshpool is easy. If you’re heading to one of the more popular sights in town, it’s a good idea to consider parking options before you set off.
Does Welshpool have peak-hour traffic?
Since the population of Welshpool is around 5,900, you shouldn’t encounter too much trouble with traffic. That said, city center streets can get busy before and after work hours, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.
Are there speed limits in Welshpool?
Most residential areas in Welshpool have a 30mph speed limit. Outside these built-up areas, the speed limits usually range between 30mph and 70mph.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Powys?
Most of the time, your rental car company will bill the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges. Or they may forward your contact details to the relevant local authority, who’ll then send a fine to your postal address.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Welshpool?
As in many places, regular cell phone usage is not allowed while operating a vehicle in Welshpool. However, there is an exception for hands-free or Bluetooth functions. Just ensure you stay focused on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Welshpool?
While driving in Welshpool, it’s a criminal offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.08%. Thinking of having a couple of drinks with lunch or dinner? Consider booking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Welshpool?
No, so don’t risk a fine by doing it. In Welshpool, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When nearing a set of traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop if you need to.
Are seat belts compulsory in Powys?
Subject to a few exceptions, seat belts must be worn in Powys.