Algeria international travel guide

Landscape view of Algeria

Algeria πŸ‡©πŸ‡Ώ

Algeria is part of Africa with main city at Algiers. It's usually 🌀️ 22.07 °C in Algeria with a rainfall of 🌧 7.58 mm. Internet speed in Algeria is on average 2.1 Mbps. Its Developing country with a population of 40M people. The main currency is Algerian Dinar. The languages spoken are Arabic. Automatic teller machines are rare in Algeria. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
πŸ‘ Developing Β  🌀️ ~22.07 Β°C Β  🌧 ~7.58 mmΒ  πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 40M people

Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Do not travel

All international flight to and from Algeria have been suspended until further notice. All land borders are closed. If you're staying in Algeria, follow the advice of local authorities and make arrangements for an extended stay. Take care to minimise your exposure to COVID-19 and stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe. For urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you: Do not travel to Algeria.

issued date: March 29, 2020

Weather

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🌧 Rainfall

General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Algeria uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Algeria uses the Algerian dinar (symbol: ?.?), code DZD.Banknotes come in denominations of 2000, 1000, 500, 200 and 100 dinars. Dinar is subdivided into 100 santeems. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1, 1/2 and 1/4 dinars.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Algeria. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM β€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Algeria is on average 2.1 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Algeria is low. It is not as easy to find one.

πŸ“± Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 2,912.50 DZD, which includes 2 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: Djezzy, Mobilis or Ooredoo. Algeria uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Algeria upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Algeria, dial +, then 213 (the country code for Algeria), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Algeria, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 12 .

Driving

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Universal

112

Police

112

Ambulance

112

Fire department

112

Useful Information
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Last updated: April 1, 2020