Hainan Temporary Driving Permit
Rent a car with your home country driver’s license in Hainan Island. You can drive a car with your home country license in Hainan Island
Starting from August 1st, 2019, tourists can rent a car on Hainan Island with their home country driver’s licenses by applying Hainan temporary driving permits. No health checks are requested anymore. So now it is so easy to rent a car on Hainan Island with your home country license.
What documents are requested to apply for a temporary driving permit with your home country license on Hainan Island?
Applicants only need to bring the following documents:
– Passport with valid Chinese visa ( Visa Waiver available for foreigners from 59 countries)
– Foreign driving license with Chinese translation (Please email us copy of your license, we will help with translation)
– Two one-inch color photos on a plain background
Where shall I go for a temporary driving permit on Hainan?
Upon arrival at Sanya or Haikou Airport, there is an office for foreign tourists to apply for a temporary driving permit on Hainan with right documents.
How much shall I pay for a temporary driving permit?
It is free to apply for temporary driving permit with your home country license.
How long is a temporary driving permit valid?
A temporary driving permit on Hainan is valid for max 3 months. If you stay for more than 3 months, you can apply for an extension up to one year as long as your China visa is valid. If you visit Hainan more than once within 3 months, then you don’t need to re-apply.
So now, you have all the information about applying for a temporary driving permit on Hainan Island with your home country license or international driver’s license.