It is not really necessary to rent a car in Ocho Rios. Taxis will make pickups when called to hotels. Taxis are governed by JUTA (Jamaica Union of Travellers Association; tel. 876/974-2292). In the center of town, they are plentiful in the parking lot adjacent to Ocean Village Plaza. You can also hire a taxi from Maxi Tours (tel. 876/974-2971), which operates from premises directly across the highway from Sandals Ocho Rios.
There is no bus service within Ocho Rios.