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French Polynesia 🇵🇫


Polynesia, Oceania

French Polynesia is part of Oceania with capital at Papeetē. Official language is French. French Polynesia uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is from UTC-10:00 to UTC-09:00. Find travel information like languages spoken, calling, sim cards, ATM, cards used, currencies used etc.

💱 Currencies Used

French Polynesia uses the CFP franc (symbol: Fr), code XPF.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 1000 and 500 francs. Franc is subdivided into 100 centimes. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 francs.

📡 Internet

Internet speed in French Polynesia is on average 1.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in French Polynesia is low. It is not as easy to find one.

📞 Calling

To call French Polynesia, dial +, then 689 (the country code for French Polynesia), then the area code and the local number.

🆘 Emergency





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Last updated: April 5, 2019