Haiti πŸ‡­πŸ‡Ή

Port-au-Prince

Haiti is part of Americas with main city at Port-au-Prince. Official languages are French and Haitian Creole. Haiti uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, Β°C). Time zone is UTC-05:00 with daylight saving time. Find travel information like languages spoken, calling, sim cards, ATM, cards used, currencies used etc.

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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.

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 1,472.99 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 .

πŸ”Œ Sockets

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

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Last updated: June 17, 2019