What is the time zone of Curacao?

Curacao is in the Atlantic Time zone. All places including the capital Willemstad and popular holiday destinations such as Mambo Beach, Jan Thiel and Piscadera have the same time, there are no exceptions. The island is not observing daylight savings so the clock remains unchanged during the year.

  • Atlantic Standard Time (AST):– 4:00 UTC (behind)
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Time of neighboring islands and countries

The neighboring islands of Aruba and Bonaire observe the same Atlantic Standard Time. When travelling to Venezuela you will enter the Venezuelan Time zone (VET or HLV) which since 2016 is in fact the same time (– 4:00 UTC).

Curacao Daylight Savings Time (DST)

There is no daylight savings time. 

Other Caribbean Islands

You can check out information and maps of other Caribbean Islands by clicking on the below links.