Spain is part of Europe with main city at
Madrid. Its Developed country with a
population of 46M people. The main currency is Euro. The languages
spoken are Spanish. the Kingdom of Spain is the formal name of Spain It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~6.96 °C 🌧 ~68.16 mm 👨👩👦👦 46M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise normal safety precautions
Demonstrations are ongoing in Barcelona and the Catalan region. Violent clashes have occurred between demonstrators and police resulting in injuries. Expect transport disruptions. Avoid demonstrations, monitor media and follow the advice of local authorities. Contact your airline or tour operator to find out if the situation will disrupt your travel plans (See Safety and security). We haven't changed the level – exercise normal safety precautions.
issued date: November 1, 2019
Spain uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Spanish
💱 Currencies Used
Spain uses the euro (symbol: €), code EUR.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 euros. Euro is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 2 and 1 euros and 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 cents.
Widely accepted Credit cards are widely accepted within Spain (at hotels, shops, and restaurants, travel agencies, car-rental agencies etc.). Visa, MasterCard and Maestro are the most widely accepted. American Express is less common. Diners Club is pretty rare. Discover, JCB, UnionPay and RuPay are unknown.
Automatic teller machines (local name: cajeros automáticos) are very common in Spain. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is quite common in Spain and it's good etiquette to leave one. How much money you leave depends on the service and how happy you were with it.