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Central African Republic international travel guide in 2024

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Central African Republic is part of Africa with main city at Bangui. It's usually ๐ŸŒค๏ธ 26.18 ยฐC in Central African Republic with a rainfall of ๐ŸŒง 15.38 mm. Internet speed in Central African Republic is on average 0.9 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a population of 5M people. The main currency is Central African CFA franc. The languages spoken are French and Sango. Automatic teller machines are rare in Central African Republic. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
๐Ÿ‘ Least Developed ย  ๐ŸŒค๏ธ ~26.18 ยฐC ย  ๐ŸŒง ~15.38 mmย  ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ 5M people

Central African Republic Travel Advice

๐Ÿ›ก๏ธ Travel safety

Do not travel
We've reviewed our advice for the Central African Republic (CAR). We haven't changed the level of our advice, do not travel. Outbreaks of intercommunal violence and armed conflict can happen without warning throughout the country, including in Bangui. If despite our advice you decide to travel to the CAR, take the necessary precautions to ensure your safety. We continue to advise: Do not travel to the Central African Republicย due toย the dangerous security situation, activities of armed groups and high levels of serious crime.
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Central African Republic Weather

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Central African Republic Essential travel details

๐Ÿ”Œ Plugs

Central African Republic uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type E.

๐ŸŒ Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are French and Sango

Money in Central African Republic

๐Ÿ’ฑ Currencies Used

Central African Republic uses the Central African CFA franc (symbol: Fr), code XAF.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000 and 500 francs. Franc is subdivided into 100 centimes. Coins come in denominations of 500, 100, 50, 25, 10, 5, 2 and 1 francs.

๐Ÿง ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Central African Republic. 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 โ€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

Calling in Central African Republic

๐Ÿ“ก Internet

Internet speed in Central African Republic is on average 0.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Central African Republic is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

๐Ÿ“ž Calling

To call Central African Republic, dial +, then 236 (the country code for Central African Republic), then the area code and the local number. For local calls within Central African Republic, start with the area code. In the case above area code is - Geographic fixed - .

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๐Ÿ†˜ Emergency

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