Capital Suva

Population 867,000

Area 18,272 km2

Key facts

Fiji is a country located in Melanesia. The country has no land neighbors. As for languages, the country's residents speak English, Fijian, Hindi and Urdu.

The national currency in Fiji is Fijian dollar (FJD). The dollar ($) is subdivided into 100 cent (¢).

With today's currency rate, 1 EUR is worth 2.22 FJD and 1 USD is worth 2.29 FJD.

Fijian
Banknotes

$2$5$10$20$50$100

Fijian
Coins

10¢20¢50¢$1$2

Check with your bank before your trip to find out if there are any fees for using your card abroad. Some banks do not charge fees when you use a foreign ATM or pay in foreign currency, but others may charge a fixed cost for each transaction or allow a limited number of free withdrawals. The travel card provided by Wise.com, Revolut or Monose might be an excellent option to cut down on transaction fees.

Ookla® Speedtest The average fixed internet speed in Fiji is 25.48 Mbps and mobile is 29.72 Mbs.The global average is 139.19 Mbps and 77.74 Mbps respectively.

ATM Density When compared to the world average, Fiji has more ATMs.52.96 ATMs per 100,000 people.The global average is 41.24.

SIM Registration In order to purchase a SIM card in Fiji, a passport or ID is required as identification.

Socket types

There is one common socket type used in Fiji. Type I is not very common around the world, so it might be a good idea to check if your electronics need an adapter.

Type I 240 V, 50 Hz  

The sockets' shapes and voltage differ from country to country and a travel plug adapter may be required. Portable devices, such as phones, notebooks or tablets, usually handle the entire range of voltages used across the world (110-240V).

Food & Hotels

What hotel chains are present in Fiji?

There are Mariott hotels in Nadi.

The Hilton hotel chain operates in Fiji.

The IHG hotel chain operates in Fiji.

There are no Best Western hotels in Fiji.

There are Radisson hotels in Denarau Island.

The Accor hotel chain operates in Fiji.

What fast food chains are present in Fiji?

If you are not a fan of trying new dishes, have a look at the following list of fast-food chains in Fiji.

The McDonald's chain operates in Fiji.

The KFC chain does not operate in Fiji.

The Burger King chain operates in Fiji.

The Subway chain does not operate in Fiji.

The Domino's Pizza chain does not operate in Fiji.

The Starbucks chain does not operate in Fiji.

Weather

Today the sun in Suva, rises at 5:48 AM and sets at 6:04 PM. The climate of Suva may be categorized as a equatorial rainforest (Af), according to Koppen's classification system.
FridaySep 30Rain showersLow: 20.8°C (69.44°F)High: 27.8°C (82.04°F)
SaturdayOct 1OvercastLow: 20.1°C (68.18°F)High: 28.6°C (83.48°F)
SundayOct 2FogLow: 21.1°C (69.98°F)High: 30.4°C (86.72°F)
MondayOct 3OvercastLow: 21.5°C (70.7°F)High: 30.3°C (86.54°F)
TuesdayOct 4Rain showersLow: 22°C (71.6°F)High: 30.3°C (86.54°F)
WednesdayOct 5ThunderstormLow: 22.6°C (72.68°F)High: 30.4°C (86.72°F)

Weather data for Suva (capital city) by Open-Meteo.com

Transport

Railways There are no passenger trains available.

Subway Systems There is no subway system in any city.

Taxi Apps Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Fiji.

Car Rental Avis , Hertz are available, but Sixt is not present in Fiji.

Road Connectivity Index (2016)  No data available.

Driving Side In Fiji traffic is left-handed.

Safety

Theft Occurrence Rate  No data available.

Road Traffic Casualties 13.50 deaths per 100,000 people in 2019.The global average is 16.71.

Travel Advisory Level (U.S. DoS)  Level 1: Exercise normal precautions. 

Emergency phones in Fiji

000 Police
000 Ambulance
000 Fire police

Sources

Smoking & Alcohol

Smoking ban Smoking is forbidden in all public indoor locations, with limited exceptions.

Cananbis legality Both recreational and medicinal use of cannabis is prohibited.

Visa

What are visa requirements to enter Fiji?

Currently, citizens of 112 countries can enter Fiji without obtaining a visa. This figure includes nationals who can acquire a visa on arrival.

Use the list below to check visa requirements for your country to enter Fiji.

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