Zambia Travel Information

International Dialing Code:

+260 followed by area code and phone number

Money and Duty-Free:

  • Banking Hours:
    • Most banks are open Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 2:30 /4 pm and Saturdays 8:15 am – 10:30 am / 12 pm.
    • Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) are available in most areas.
  • Currency: Kwacha (symbol ZMW)
  • Click here for further information

Time Zone:

  • GMT + 2 hours
  • Click here for the current time.


Click here for health information on Botswana.

VISA and Passport Requirements:

Click here for visa and passport requirements for Botswana.


Click here for current and forecasted Zambia weather.