Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a license to rent a moped in Hawaii?

Yes, you must be at least 18 years of age (or 16 with parental consent) and have a valid license. You do not need a motorcycle license.

Can 2 people ride a scooter in Hawaii?

Unfortunately, it is against the law for two people to ride on a moped at the same time. However, if you have a motorcycle license you can rent a motor scooter (not moped) and ride with 2 people.

What do I need to rent a moped in Hawaii?

All you need is your driver’s license.

What is the difference between a scooter and a moped?

A moped is only 50cc, goes about 30 mph, only single rider, and you only need a drivers license to rent. A scooter is generally more than 50cc and/or goes faster than 30 mph and a motorcycle license is required. You can have two people ride on certain motor scooters.

How fast is a 50cc moped?

50cc moped can go about 30 mph on a flat surface. Rider weight will affect top speed and acceleration.

Do you need moped insurance in Hawaii?

You are not legally required to have insurance. Moped accidents are treated very similar to bicycle accidents in Hawaii. Nonetheless, if you are at fault in an accident you are still responsible.

Can you ride with a passenger on a moped?

In Hawaii, no.

Are mopeds automatic?

Yes, mopeds are automatic, which means you don’t have to worry about shifting.

Do mopeds come with locks?

Yes, our mopeds come with locks.