Landscape view of Guyana

Guyana πŸ‡¬πŸ‡Ύ

Georgetown

South America, Americas

Guyana is part of Americas with capital at Georgetown. Official language is English. Guyana uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, Β°C). Time zone is UTC-04:00. Find travel information like languages spoken, calling, sim cards, ATM, cards used, currencies used etc.

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Guyana uses the Guyanese dollar (symbol: $), code GYD.Banknotes come in denominations of 5000, 1000, 500, 100 and 20 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 10, 5 and 1 dollars.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Guyana. 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 Guyana is on average 2.7 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Guyana is low. It is not as easy to find one.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Guyana, dial +, then 592 (the country code for Guyana), then the area code and the local number. For local calls within Guyana, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 771 .

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Guyana uses 120/240V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type B, Type D and Type G.

πŸ›£οΈ Road rules

In Guyana 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: 100 km/h (62 mph) on motorways, 100 km/h (62 mph) on expressways, 50 km/h (31 mph) in all built-up areas and 80 km/h (49 mph) on undivided highways.

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Police

911, +592-225-8196

Ambulance

913

Fire department

912, +592-226-2411

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Last updated: April 19, 2019