Country codes French Guiana
ISO 3166-1 2 letter
ISO 3166-1 3 letter
Phone calling code
Largest airports in French Guiana
There are no large airports in French Guiana.
Airport codes in French Guiana
About French Guiana
French Guiana (native name: Guyane française) is a country located in South America. In total, the population of the country reaches 254.5 thousand inhabitants. Its capital is Cayenne.
The common language in French Guiana is French(français).
The only officially used currency is Euro. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Euro with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.
There are 0 large, 2 medium and about 6 small airports in French Guiana.
Travel to French Guiana
If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for French Guiana
No vaccinations are required.
Unknown tap water status.
The historical average temperature lies between 0°C () and 0°C ().
When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.
In case of an emergency, the number for local police, ambulance or fire station is 112. Dialling 112 could be a life-saver and is completely free. In most EU countries, the operator will speak both the local language and English. If you want to call the emergency number from a mobile phone, your phone will probably have a pre-programmed list of emergency numbers. 112 is usually in addition to other emergency numbers like 911.
The emergency number is in effect in every country of the European Union. There are also some other European and Non-European countries where you can dial 112 in case of an emergency.
You can dial 112 from any mobile phone, landline, or payphone. In some countries, 112 is the only emergency number, in other countries 112 is in addition to local emergency numbers. In countries where 112 is not an official emergency number, the call is sometimes forwarded to the local emergency number.
Do you want to call the emergency number via a fixed telephone connection, the address of the connection is automatically communicated to the alarm centre. If you’re calling with a mobile phone, the location of the GSM mast will communicate your location and in some cases also the GPS location of your mobile phone to the alarm centre.
Rent a car in French Guiana
Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to French Guiana.
When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in French Guiana quickly and hassle-free.
Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.
Rent an RV in French Guiana
A camper or RV will give you unlimited freedom so you can determine your own route and go wherever you want to go. It's especially perfect because you have the comfort of your own accommodation and kitchenette with you.
Travel insurance for your trip to French Guiana
Travel insurance helps protect against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It’s a wise thing to get travel insurance because you can easily spend over GBP 10,000 for treatment and transportation expenses. Don’t wait too long before purchasing a travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.
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