Honduras destination information

All you need to know before visiting Honduras

Honduras summary

Honduras is a medium sized country with around 9M Honduran. Official language is Spanish. Honduras uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is UTC-06:00. Currency used in Honduras is Lempira (HNL).

🎫 Border Rank #️⃣ 159
🗺️ Passport Rank #️⃣ 76

ATMs in Honduras are Common. Internet speed in Honduras is on average 2.7 Mbps.

🏙️ Tegucigalpa
🗣️ Spanish
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 9M ☀️ ~24 °C 🌧 ~167 mm 👍 Developing 🚩 112k km2 (43k mi²)
🎫 Visa Exemption
🗺️ Passport Strength
🏥 Health regulation
🛃 Customs rules
🏛️ Embassies


Socket 🔌

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

Languages 🗣️

  • Spanish


Currency 💱

1 HNL = 0.04 USD

Honduras uses the Honduran lempira (symbol: L), code HNL.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 lempiras. Lempira is subdivided into 100 centavos. Coins come in denominations of 50, 20 and 10 centavos.

ATM 🏧🏦


Automatic teller machines are common in Honduras. 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 💁🏽

Card 💳


Mobile Phone 📱

Honduras uses GSM mobile networks GSM 850 and GSM 1900.

Roaming 🌐

If you don't want to buy SIM card in Honduras 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.

Emergency Calls 🚨

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Calling ☎️


To call Honduras, dial +, then 504 (the country code for Honduras), then the area code and the local number.


For local calls within Honduras, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 2 .

international: + 504 2 1234567
calling local: 2 1234567

Internet connection

Internet Speed 💯

Internet speed in Honduras is on average 2.7 Mbps.

Wifi 📡

WiFi coverage in Honduras is low. It is not as easy to find one.

SIM Card #️⃣

You can buy a SIM card for about 608.20 HNL, which includes 5 GB of data plan. You can choose from 2 telecoms: Claro or Tigo.


Rules 🚗

Limits 🚦


Temperature 🌡️

Rainfall ☔

Countries nearby Honduras

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Visa Exemption

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Passport Strength

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Health regulation

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Customs rules

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Honduran embassies

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