Solomon Islands

Entry allowed but some restrictions may apply. Test required.
Quarantine required for visitors arriving from certain areas.

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What is the COVID situation in Solomon Islands?

0 New COVID cases in Solomon Islands
0 New COVID deaths in Solomon Islands
6.61% Fully vaccinated

Data source: Our World In Data / Data updated on December 3, 2021

Data last reviewed on: 19 October 2021

Basic facts about Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands is a small country located in Melanesia. The capital of Solomon Islands is Honiara and the most spoken language is English. The national currency in Solomon Islands is Solomon Islands dollar (SBD).

What taxi apps are available in Solomon Islands?

Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Solomon Islands. However, there may be also other local taxi apps available there.

Practical information

Solomon Islands dollar (SBD)Official currency
1 EUR~9.13 SBD
1 USD~8.07 SBD

Check with your bank to determine if there are any costs for international transactions. When you use a foreign ATM, your home bank will typically charge you a fee. While some banks don't charge a fee, some charge a fixed fees for every withdrawal or provide a limited amount of free withdrawals.

When you spend money abroad with your card, you're unlikely to get the interbank exchange rate. This implies that each time you spend in a foreign currency, you may be paying a significant fee. Varying service providers may charge different markups, but they should not exceed 3% of the transaction value on average.

To reduce the transaction costs, you may choose to consider one of the travel cards offered by the following mobile banks: Wise.com, Revolut, N26 or Monose

What socket types are used in Solomon Islands?

There are 2 common plug types used in Solomon Islands:

Type G 220 V, 50 Hz  Type I 220 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).

What countries need visa to enter Solomon Islands?

Currently, citizens of 31 countries can enter Solomon Islands without obtaining a visa. This figure includes nationals who can acquire a visa on arrival. Please note that you may be needed to get an electronic visa before arriving.

What are visa requirements to enter Solomon Islands?

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

Data last reviewed on: 19 October 2021

Is it safe in Solomon Islands?

The U.S. State Department uses a four-level travel advisory system. The levels show how safe it is to travel throughout the world. The countries with the lowest level (1) are considered safe for visitors, while those with the greatest level (4) should be avoided, at least temporarily.

On June 17, 2021, the risk level for Solomon Islands was changed to Level 4: Do Not Travel.

Emergency phones in Solomon Islands

911 Police
911 Ambulance
911 Fire police
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