Liberia international travel guide

Landscape view of Liberia

Liberia πŸ‡±πŸ‡·

Liberia is part of Africa with main city at Monrovia. It's usually 🌀️ 26.00 °C in Liberia with a rainfall of 🌧 264.23 mm. Internet speed in Liberia is on average 2.9 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a population of 5M people. The main currency is Liberian Dollar. The languages spoken are English. Automatic teller machines are rare in Liberia. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
πŸ‘ Least Developed Β  🌀️ ~26.00 Β°C Β  🌧 ~264.23 mmΒ  πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 5M people

Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

Do not travel

It's extremely unlikely international commercial flights will operate for some time into or out of Liberia. Don't rely on published schedules. Contact your travel provider for details. The Australian High Commission in Accra currently has very limited capacity to provide consular assistance in Liberia. If you can't or don't want to leave, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Liberia.

issued date: April 9, 2020

Weather

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General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

Liberia uses 120V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are English

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Liberia uses the Liberian dollar (symbol: $), code LRD.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 1 dollar and 50, 25, 10 and 5 cents.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Liberia. 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.

Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Liberia is on average 2.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Liberia is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

πŸ“± Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 8,981.64 LRD, which includes 10 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: Lonestar Cell, Novafone or Orange. Liberia uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Liberia 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 Liberia, dial +, then 231 (the country code for Liberia), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Liberia, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 21 .

Driving

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Universal

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Police

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Ambulance

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Fire department

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Useful Information
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Last updated: May 21, 2020