Cuba international travel advice

Landscape view of Cuba

Cuba 🇨🇺

Cuba is part of Americas with main city at Havana. Its Developing country with a population of 11M people. The main currency is Cuban Peso. The languages spoken are Spanish. the Republic of Cuba is the formal name of Cuba It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs, languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing   🌤️ ~22.30 °C   🌧 ~38.90 mm  👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 11M people


⚠️ Travel advice

Exercise normal safety precautions

We've reviewed our travel advice for Cuba. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautions in Cuba.

issued date: November 4, 2019


🌤️ Temperature

🌧 Rainfall


🔌 Sockets

Cuba uses 110/220V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type B, Type C and Type L.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Spanish


💱 Currencies Used

Cuba uses the Cuban peso (symbol: ?), code CUP.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 3 and 1 pesos. Peso is subdivided into 100 centavos. Coins come in denominations of 3 and 1 pesos and 20 centavos.

💁‍♂️ Tipping

Expected to tip Tipping is expected in Cuba since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages.


📡 Internet

Internet speed in Cuba is on average 1.6 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Cuba is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

📞 Calling

To call Cuba, dial +, then 53 (the country code for Cuba), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Cuba, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 7 .


🛣️ Road rules

In Cuba you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 100 km/h (62 mph) on motorways, 100 km/h (62 mph) on expressways, 40-60 km/h (24-37 mph) in all built-up areas and 60 km/h (37 mph) on undivided highways.

🆘 Emergency





Fire department


Last updated: January 1, 2020