Current travel advisories for Guinea

Last Update: Tuesday, 12. November 2019 at 07:23

We advice caution when travelling to Guinea.

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Travel warnings for this region [to world map].

Current situation : 2.5 / 5

Guinea is a country in Africa (Western Africa) with around 11 million citizens and a land mass of 245,857 km². We detected travel advisories from 4 sources for this country.

Bordering countries: 2.8 / 5

Guinea shares land borders with 6 neighbouring states. For this country, the Danger Index is 2.8 (average value for all countries). All countries habe been reported as somehow dangerous: Mali (4.6), Guinea-Bissau (2.7), Ivory Coast (2.6), Sierra Leone (2.5), Liberia with (2.3) and Senegal with (2.3 of 5). See danger map of the region.


Single advisories / travel warnings

US American government

http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/guinea-travel-advisory.html

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Exercise increased caution in Guinea due to civil unrest. Frequent, unpredictable demonstrations occur across the country. Some have turned violent, resulting in injuries and several fatalities. Demonstrators have also attacked vehicles when drivers attempted to pass through or around the protests. Criminals take advantage of the resulting traffic congestion to rob/extort money from drivers and pedestrians. Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

Danger level: 2

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New Zealand government

https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/guinea

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Avoid non-essential travel to the border regions with Sierra Leone, Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire due to cross-border military and rebel activity and the threat of banditry.

Danger level: 4

Avoid non-essential travel / High Risk.

Canadian government

https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/guinea

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution.

Danger level: 3

Exercise a high degree of caution.

Irish government

https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/guinea/

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
High degree of caution

Danger level: 3

High degree of caution.

If there is more than one advisory/message of a single government for a given country, it indicates regional differences in means of security for your personal health and well-being. Single messages can indicate specific regions to be safer or less safe as mentioned in the main advisory. In these cases it's advisable to consult your own governments information.


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Country information

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Basic facts

Citizens
around 11 million
Covering landmass
245,857 km²
Electricity
220V - 50Hz
Currency
Franc (GNF)
ISO 2-Letter Code
GN
Phone prefix
+224
Top Level Domain
.gn
Mobile frequencies (MHz)
900

Airports in Guinea (extern)

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Note of the displayed travel advisories
These trabel advisories are automatically gathered. We use the RSS Feeds of the corresponding authorities of the single countries. In some cases, we analyse the website itself. Since the information originates from different countries and different countries have different understanding of danger and danger levels. Thus, the information displayed is an automized and normalized representation with no right to completeness and correctness. If a country is not shown, it doesn't necessarily mean it's safe. The information shown if a first indicator.