Car Hire in Jessore
Car rental in Jessore, Bangladesh can be arranged through Skyscanner before you travel. Car rental in Jessore’s wider region allows you to select from different vehicle sizes including compact to luxury to trucks and vans are available. Just past the southeast border of Jessore in neighbouring Khulna, you'll find Khulna Rent-A-Car, which is run by Enterprise Rent a Car. On the southwest border, in neighbouring Kolkata near Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, is Supriya Tours & Travels, which also has a car rental agency on site.
Care Hire at Jessore Airport
The most convenient place to rent a car at Jessore Airport (JSR) is Bablatala Rent A Car. It's open 24/7 and located right on airport property. Nearby, on the other side of the N706 motorway, you can hire a car at Jessore Private Car Stand, which offers a range of sedans, SUVs, minivans, and trucks. North of the airport is Kaliganj Local Micro / Car Driver Association. It's located along the Jessore - Jhenaidah Highway, aka N704, and it's open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day except Wednesday.
Driving in Jessore
When you hire a car in Jessore, just be aware that driving in Jessore -- and any part of Bangladesh, for that matter -- requires a keen eye. Watch the weather reports and only drive in the daylight. Also keep a close eye out for rickshaws, which traverse the same roads as cars.
Bangladesh has a minimum driving age of 18 and a maximum driving age of 65. The driver and all passengers must wear seat belts. The speed limit for in-town driving is about 25 miles per hour. There are also certain densely populated areas in town where driving is prohibited in order to limit the amount of car exhaust in these areas. If you're from another country, you must possess an International Driving Permit before you can rent a car in Jessore or any part of Bangladesh. This is distinct from a driver's licence from the foreign visitor's home country and must be obtained separately prior to arriving in Bangladesh.
Parking in Jessore
Parallel parking is permitted on Jessore's streets. Parking is prohibited in bus stops and taxi stands. Double parking is also prohibited in Jessore. At certain key sites, you may find parking lots where you can secure your car rental. For example, there is a university garage at the Jessore University of Science and Technology, and you can find a park-and-ride at the Shamol Chaya Heritage Park.
Where to Go and What to See in Jessore
In town, you can discover the wonders of the city's Science and Technology Park with your car hire in Jessore.
Once you rent a car in Jessore, there are several popular drives to other great cities in Bangladesh. The drive from Jessore to Jhikargacha is only 13 miles. The drive to Keshabpur is just 26 miles. To get to Satkhira, you'll just need to drive 43 miles.