Country codes Guyana

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

GY

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

GUY

Internet TLD

.gy

Phone calling code

592

Large airports

N/A

Medium airports

4

Small airports

33

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

37

Largest airports in Guyana

There are no large airports in Guyana.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality

Airport codes in Guyana

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
SYCJ GEO Cheddi Jagan International Airport Medium airport Georgetown
SYGO OGL Eugene F. Correira International Airport Medium airport Ogle
SYKA KAI Kaieteur International Airport Medium airport Kaieteur Falls
SYLT LTM Lethem Airport Medium airport Lethem

About Guyana

Guyana (native name: Guyana) is a country located in South America. In total, the population of the country reaches 746.9 thousand inhabitants. Its capital is Georgetown.

The international country code of Guyana is GY or GUY. Neighbouring countries are Brazil, Suriname and Venezuela.

The common language in Guyana is English(English).
The only officially used currency is Guyanese dollar. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Guyanese dollar with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 0 large, 4 medium and about 33 small airports in Guyana.

Travel to Guyana

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for Guyana

Health

  • Malaria
    Malaria occurs in this country. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions
  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Yellow fever
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Tyfoid
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

The tap water in Guyana is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 24.3°C (June) and 27.7°C (October).

Emergency

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.

9-1-1 (USA)

911 is an emergency telephone number used in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Paraguay, among other countries. 9-1-1 is also written as 911. From almost every location in the USA and Canada, dialling 9-1-1 will link the caller to an emergency dispatch office. Because of the enhanced 9-1-1 system, the system will pairs caller numbers with a physical address in 96 percent of the United States.

The 9-1-1 emergency number has been available in the Philippines since August 1, 2016. If you’re located in Mexico, where implementation in different states and municipalities is being conducted, you also can use the 9-1-1 system.

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Car rental

Rent a car in Guyana

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to Guyana.

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 Guyana 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.

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Rent an RV in Guyana

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.

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Travel insurance

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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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