Belarus is part of Europe with main city at Minsk. It's usually 🌤️ 12.63 °C in Belarus with a rainfall of 🌧 53.40 mm. Internet speed in Belarus is on average 6.9 Mbps. In Belarus you drive on the right side. Its Developed country with a population of 9M people. The main currency is Belarusian Ruble. The languages spoken are Belarusian and Russian. Automatic teller machines are common in Belarus. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~12.63 °C 🌧 ~53.40 mm 👨👩👦👦 9M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Do not travel
Most foreign citizens can only enter Belarus through Minsk National Airport. You must show a negative COVID-19 test taken within three days of arrival. You must show a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test taken within three days of arrival in Belarus. If you're arriving from a red zone country you must also undertake mandatory 10-days self-isolation (see 'Travel'). You can't exit the country until after the self-isolation period ends. We continue to advise: Do not travel to Belarus due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel.
Belarus uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Belarusian and Russian
💱 Currencies Used
Belarus uses the Belarusian ruble (symbol: Br), code BYN.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 rubles. Ruble is subdivided into 100 copeckss. Coins come in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 copeckss.
Automatic teller machines are common in Belarus. 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 Belarus is on average 6.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Belarus is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.
You can buy a SIM card for about 8.85 BYN, which includes 2 GB of data plan. You can choose from 4 telecoms: MTS, Velcom, beCloud or life:). Belarus uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Belarus 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 Belarus, dial +, then 375 (the country code for Belarus), then the area code (without the initial 8) and the local number. For local calls within Belarus, start with the area code (with the initial 8). In the case above area code is 152 .
🛣️ Road rules
In Belarus 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: 110 km/h (68 mph) on motorways, 110 km/h (68 mph) on expressways, 60 km/h (37 mph) in all built-up areas and 90 km/h (55 mph) on undivided highways.
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