Tonga international travel advice

Landscape view of Tonga

Tonga 🇹🇴

Tonga is part of Oceania with main city at Nukualofa. Its Developing country with a population of 103K people. The main currency is Paanga. The languages spoken are English and Tonga. the Kingdom of Tonga is the formal name of Tonga It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs, languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing   🌤️ ~26.45 °C   🌧 ~196.87 mm  👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 103K people


⚠️ Travel advice

Exercise normal safety precautions

Tropical Cyclone Tino is expected to pass Tonga as a category 2 system on 18 January. The cyclone may cause flooding, landslides, and disruption to essential services. Monitor media and other local sources for information and follow the advice of local authorities. Contact your airline or travel company for the latest flight information. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautions in Tonga.

issued date: January 17, 2020


🌤️ Temperature

🌧 Rainfall


🔌 Sockets

Tonga uses 240V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type I.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are English and Tonga


💱 Currencies Used

Tonga uses the Tongan pa?anga (symbol: T$), code TOP.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 pa?anga. Pa?anga is subdivided into 100 senitis. Coins come in denominations of 1 pa?anga and 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 senitis.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are common in Tonga. 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.

💁‍♂️ Tipping

Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Tonga. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip.


📡 Internet

Internet speed in Tonga is on average 2.0 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Tonga is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

📞 Calling

To call Tonga, dial +, then 676 (the country code for Tonga), then the area code and the local number.


🆘 Emergency





Fire department


Last updated: January 1, 2020