Etiqueta 'Hire cars'
Expect long delays this summer on the Mallorcan roads


Mallorca heading for gridlock

85,000 plus hire cars on the roads of the Balearics this summer. We are just asking for trouble.

Humphrey Carter15/06/2023 14:55

Fewer hire cars expected in 2019.


Fewer hire cars due to drop in tourism this year

There are going to be an estimated 20,000 fewer hire cars available in the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/02/2019 18:12

Too many hire cars? A familiar story.


Over 50,000 hire cars will be illegally on the roads this summer

According to figures provided by the Balearic Ports Authority, there could be as many as 90,000 hire cars in Majorca this summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/04/2018 00:00

No one knows how many vehicles there really are in Majorca in summer.


Over a million vehicles on Balearic roads this summer

The regional tourism ministry argues that it is impossible to know exactly how many vehicles there are.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/07/2017 00:00

There'll be no shortage of hire cars this summer.


Too many hire cars in Majorca again

It is estimated that some 90,000 hire cars will be available this summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/03/2017 00:00

A great number of hire cars in Majorca are registered elsewhere for road tax.


Government still doesn't know how many hire cars there are

"If they were obliged to pay road tax, which at the moment they do not, then there wouldn't be the problem that we have."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/01/2017 00:00

Where hire cars (and companies) are registered is an issue in the Balearics.


Tax revenue loss from hire cars registered outside the Balearics

It is estimated that some 40% of hire cars "left" the Balearics and were registered on the mainland.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/11/2016 00:00

How may hire cars are there in the Balearics? No one knows.


Government doesn't know how many hire cars there are

"At present, there are some 34,000 vehicles on the register. We know that the number is much higher."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/07/2016 00:00