Bahamas international travel guide

Landscape view of Bahamas

Bahamas πŸ‡§πŸ‡Έ

Bahamas is part of Americas with main city at Nassau. It's usually 🌀️ 23.94 °C in Bahamas with a rainfall of 🌧 78.30 mm. Tipping is quite common in Bahamas and it's good etiquette to leave one. Internet speed in Bahamas is on average 8.2 Mbps. In Bahamas you drive on the left side. Its Developing country with a population of 378K people. The main currency is Bahamian Dollar. The languages spoken are English. Automatic teller machines are very common in Bahamas. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
πŸ‘ Developing Β  🌀️ ~23.94 Β°C Β  🌧 ~78.30 mmΒ  πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 378K people

Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Do not travel

The Bahamas has closed all its borders to international flights until further notice. If you're in the Bahamas, follow the advice of local authorities, take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19, ensure you have arrangements in place for a possible extended stay, and stay in touch with family and friends back home. The Bahamas has a 24-hour curfew in place. You're allowed to leave your home or accommodation for essential reasons only, such as grocery shopping, pharmacy visits and medical appointments. We now advise you to: Do not travel to the Bahamas.

issued date: March 28, 2020

Weather

🌀️ Temperature

🌧 Rainfall

General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Bahamas uses 120V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are English

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Bahamas uses the Bahamian dollar (symbol: B$), code BSD.Banknotes come in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are very common in Bahamas. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM β€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

πŸ’β€β™‚οΈ Tipping

Expected to tip Tipping is quite common in Bahamas and it's good etiquette to leave one. How much money you leave depends on the service and how happy you were with it. Receipts usually include a service charge.

Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Bahamas is on average 8.2 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Bahamas is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Bahamas, dial +, then 1 242 (the country code for Bahamas), then the area code (without the initial 1) and the local number. For local calls within Bahamas, start with the area code (with the initial 1). In the case above area code is 242 .

Driving

πŸ›£οΈ Road rules

In Bahamas you drive on the left side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 32 km/h (19 mph) in all built-up areas and 80 km/h (49 mph) on undivided highways.

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Universal

112

Police

112

Ambulance

112

Fire department

112

Useful Information
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Last updated: April 1, 2020