Landscape view of Central African Republic

Central African Republic πŸ‡¨πŸ‡«

Bangui

Middle Africa, Africa

Central African Republic is part of Africa with capital at Bangui. Official languages are French and Sango. Central African Republic uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, Β°C). Time zone is UTC+01:00. Find travel information like languages spoken, calling, sim cards, ATM, cards used, currencies used etc.

πŸ’± 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.

🏧 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 β€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

πŸ“‘ 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.

πŸ“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 - .

πŸ”Œ Sockets

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

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Police

+236 21 61 30 72

Ambulance

114

Fire department

118

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Last updated: April 19, 2019