Solomon Islands destination information

All you need to know before visiting Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands summary

Solomon Islands is a small country with around 642K Solomon Islands. Official language is English. Solomon Islands uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is UTC+11:00. Currency used in Solomon Islands is Solomon Islands Dollar (SBD).

🎫 Border Rank #️⃣ 170
🗺️ Passport Rank #️⃣ 74

ATMs in Solomon Islands are Rare. Internet speed in Solomon Islands is on average 0.7 Mbps.

🏙️ Honiara
🗣️ English
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 642K ☀️ ~26 °C 🌧 ~260 mm 👍 Least Developed 🚩 29k km2 (11k mi²)
🎫 Visa Exemption
🗺️ Passport Strength
🏥 Health regulation
🛃 Customs rules
🏛️ Embassies


Socket 🔌

Solomon Islands uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type G and Type I.

Languages 🗣️

  • English


Currency 💱

1 SBD = 0.12 USD

Solomon Islands uses the Solomon Islands dollar (symbol: $), code SBD.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 2 and 1 dollars and 50, 20 and 10 cents.

ATM 🏧🏦


Automatic teller machines are rare in Solomon Islands. 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 — your standard magnetic card will work fine.

Tipping 💁🏽

Card 💳


Mobile Phone 📱

Solomon Islands uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900.

Roaming 🌐

If you don't want to buy SIM card in Solomon Islands 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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Ambulance :


Fire department :


Calling ☎️


To call Solomon Islands, dial +, then 677 (the country code for Solomon Islands), then the area code and the local number.


For local calls within Solomon Islands, start with the area code. In the case above area code is 40 .

international: + 677 40 1234567
calling local: 40 1234567

Internet connection

Internet Speed 💯

Internet speed in Solomon Islands is on average 0.7 Mbps.

Wifi 📡

WiFi coverage in Solomon Islands is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

SIM Card #️⃣

You can buy a SIM card for about 731.17 SBD, which includes 1 GB of data plan. You can choose from 1 telecoms: Our Telekom.


Rules 🚗

Limits 🚦


Temperature 🌡️

Rainfall ☔

Countries nearby Solomon Islands

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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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Solomon Islands embassies

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