Jamaica is part of North America with main city at
Kingston. It's usually 🌤️ 24.85 °C in Jamaica with a rainfall of 🌧 269.60 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in Jamaica. Internet speed in Jamaica is on average 6.0 Mbps. In Jamaica you drive on the left side. Its Developing country with a
population of 3M people. The main currency is Jamaican Dollar. The languages
spoken are English. Automatic teller machines are common in Jamaica. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~24.85 °C 🌧 ~269.60 mm 👨👩👦👦 3M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
You must get a 'Travel Authorisation' from Jamaican authorities prior to travelling there. You'll be tested on arrival for COVID-19 and will be quarantined at a location determined by health authorities. Additional measures are in place to limit the spread of COVID-19 (see Travel). Follow the advice of local authorities and take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19. We advise: Do not travel to Jamaica.
issued date: July 14, 2020
Jamaica uses 110V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Jamaica uses the Jamaican dollar (symbol: $), code JMD.Banknotes come in denominations of 5000, 1000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 20, 10, 5 and 1 dollars and 50, 25, 10 and 1 cents.
Automatic teller machines are common in Jamaica. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Jamaica. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip.