The price in the caribbean for a cup of


33-61 SEK

One hour

taxi ride

153-766 SEK

The Caribbean's largest airports

Luis Muñoz Marín Airport (SJU)

Punta Cana Airport (PUJ)

Sangster International Airport (MBJ)

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Currency information

In the Caribbean, you pay with XCD, BBD, BSD, JMD, or USD. Means of payment accepted are cash or cards.

Most used means of payment


Primary currency in the Caribbean
Recommended alternative currency

Plan your trip to the Caribbean 

At FOREX, you can prepare and plan your trip to the Caribbean through services such as currency exchange, booking experiences and activities, finding flights and travel insurance. The Caribbean is made up of over 700 islands, islets, and reefs spanning more than 20 countries and territories including Cuba, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Barbados, the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Puerto Rico, and many more, offering a unique blend of cultures, languages, and historical influences. The region is world-famous for its crystal-clear waters, white sand beaches, vibrant coral reefs, and laid-back lifestyle. Discover the Caribbean's heritage through historical monuments, museums, and by participating in local festivals. 

Things to Do in the Caribbean 

The Caribbean offers a perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Explore world-class diving and snorkeling in crystal clear waters, enjoy sailing between picturesque islands, or relax on some of the world's finest beaches. The region welcomes travelers with open arms, whether you're looking for a romantic getaway, family vacation, or solo adventure. Some of the most popular destinations include Havana, Montego Bay, Punta Cana, Bridgetown, Nassau, and San Juan. Each island offers its unique charm and attractions, from Jamaica's reggae rhythms to Barbados' rum distilleries. The best way to experience the Caribbean is by cruising between the islands or flying to explore more remote destinations. 

We wish you a fantastic trip to the Caribbean with many joyful moments. Have a nice trip! 

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FOREX index for Caribbean

The FOREX index compares average prices for middle-class or three-star hotels, restaurants, taxis, among others.

Vacation Index
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Time Zone: UTC-4 - UTC-5

Average gratuity in


10-15 %

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