Armenia international travel guide in 2023
Armenia is part of Asia with main city at Yerevan. It's usually 🌤️ 0.32 °C in Armenia with a rainfall of 🌧 38.55 mm. Internet speed in Armenia is on average 3.9 Mbps. In Armenia you drive on the right side. Its Developing country with a population of 3M people. The main currency is Armenian Dram. The languages spoken are Armenian and Russian. Automatic teller machines are common in Armenia. Current travel safety advice is Reconsider your need to travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~0.32 °C 🌧 ~38.55 mm 👨👩👦👦 3M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Reconsider your need to travel
You no longer need to show a negative COVID-19 PCR test or vaccination certificate to enter Armenia. Armenia has extended its nationwide COVID-19 quarantine rules, so measures may change at short notice (see 'Travel'). There's no longer a state of emergency/martial law following the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Due to the risk of armed conflict, you're advised not to travel within 5kms of Armenia's border with Azerbaijan. We advise: Reconsider your need to travel to Armenia overall due to the impacts of COVID-19. Higher levels apply in some areas.
Armenia uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Armenian and Russian
💱 Currencies Used
Armenia uses the Armenian dram (symbol: ?), code AMD.Banknotes come in denominations of 100000, 50000, 20000, 10000, 5000, 1000, 500, 100 and 50 drams. Dram is subdivided into 100 lumas. Coins come in denominations of 500, 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 drams.
Automatic teller machines are common in Armenia. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Internet speed in Armenia is on average 3.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Armenia is low. It is not as easy to find one.
You can buy a SIM card for about 4,062.51 AMD, which includes 2 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: Beeline, UCOM or VivaCell MTS. Armenia uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Armenia upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.
To call Armenia, dial +, then 374 (the country code for Armenia), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Armenia, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 10 .
🛣️ Road rules
In Armenia you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 40-60 km/h (24-37 mph) in all built-up areas, 90 km/h (55 mph) on undivided highways, 90 km/h (55 mph) on motorways and 90 km/h (55 mph) on expressways.
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