Uber is available in Guatemala, and I have known people to book an Uber from Guatemala airport to Antigua. If you want to use Uber however you are going to need to use your phone!
Is it safe to use Uber in Guatemala?
Is Uber safe in Guatemala? Yes, Uber IS safe in Guatemala. Officially, Uber operates in Guatemala City and Antigua. People even take an Uber all the way from Guatemala City to Antigua.
Is it easy to drive in Guatemala?
The roads are in decent condition in the populated areas of Guatemala. There are a number of roads outside of the city that are dirt or gravel, and they can be difficult to drive on, especially during the rainy season (April to October). You should get a 4WD if you are going to be heading outside of the city.
Are there taxis in Guatemala?
In Guatemala City there are two types of taxis: white and yellow. You can take a white cab at any moment when you see them. However, these taxis are not the safest option and they usually overcharge (even to common Guatemalans). The best alternative would be to use yellow taxis or Uber.
How much is a taxi from Guatemala City to Antigua?
A taxi from Guatemala City to Antigua will be around $35.
Should you rent a car in Guatemala?
In general, I dont recommend renting a car in Guatemala. The roads are often dangerous. Guatemalan drivers, particularly bus and truck drivers, have apparently no concern for human life, their own or anybody elses.
How much are taxis in Guatemala?
A taxi downtown will cost around Q45 to Q75 ($6-$10/£3-£5). Avis, Budget, Hertz, National, Tabarini, and Thrifty all have car-rental desks at the airport. Guatemalas bus system is a chaotic mess.
Is Antigua Guatemala worth visiting?
Antigua Guatemala has fast become one of Central Americas most popular cities, and for good reason. A designated UNESCO World Heritage site, Antigua pulses with activity and boasts awe-inspiring architecture, absorbing culture and seriously impressive views.
How do you get around Antigua Guatemala?
By Shuttle -- The most common way to get to and from Antigua is on a minivan shuttle. Several companies operate regular minivan shuttles between Antigua and most major tourist destinations, including the airport, downtown Guatemala City, Lake Atitlán, and Chichicastenango.
Does Guatemala require quarantine?
Guatemalan nationals, permanent residents of Guatemala, accredited diplomats and airline crewmembers are allowed to enter, but are required to quarantine for a minimum of 10 days, in addition to existing testing requirements. This guidance could change rapidly and additional countries may be added.
Does Waze work in Guatemala?
4) Use Waze in Guatemala city. Not only does Waze alert you to speed cameras, red light cameras, road hazards, and traffic jams, its routing is phenomenal in the city. Twice, we witnessed Waze route us through excellent, safe alternate routes that cut valuable time off our trips.