Haiti international travel guide

Landscape view of Haiti

Haiti πŸ‡­πŸ‡Ή

Haiti is part of Americas with main city at Port-au-Prince. It's usually 🌀️ 22.78 °C in Haiti with a rainfall of 🌧 50.69 mm. Internet speed in Haiti is on average 2.4 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a population of 11M people. The main currency is Gourde. The languages spoken are French and Haitian. Current travel safety advice is Reconsider your need to travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
πŸ‘ Least Developed Β  🌀️ ~22.78 Β°C Β  🌧 ~50.69 mmΒ  πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 11M people

Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Reconsider your need to travel

Violent protests, roadblocks and supply shortages in Port-au-Prince and other cities have been continuing since February 2019. Review your departure options. See Safety We have increased our level of advice: Reconsider your need to travel to Haiti due to the high rate of violent crime.

issued date: November 1, 2019

Weather

🌀️ Temperature

🌧 Rainfall

General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Haiti uses 110V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are French and Haitian

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Haiti uses the Haitian gourde (symbol: G), code HTG.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 250, 100, 50, 25, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 gourdes. Gourde is subdivided into 100 centimes. Coins come in denominations of 5 and 1 gourdes and 50, 20, 10 and 5 centimes.

Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Haiti is on average 2.4 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Haiti is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

πŸ“± Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 1,440.78 HTG, which includes 7 GB of data plan. You can choose from 2 telecoms: Digicel or Natcom. Haiti uses GSM mobile networks GSM 850 and GSM 900. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Haiti upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Haiti, dial +, then 509 (the country code for Haiti), then the area code and the local number. For local calls within Haiti, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 2 .

Driving

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Universal

911

Police

911

Ambulance

911

Fire department

911

Useful Information
Find other useful infromation when you are travelling to other country like visa details, embasssies, customs, health regulations and so on.

Last updated: February 12, 2020