Bosnia and Herzegovina travel advice, temperature, rainfall, SIM cards, ATM and road rules

Bosnia and Herzegovina 🇧🇦

Bosnia and Herzegovina is part of Europe with main city at Sarajevo. Its Developed country with a population of 4M people. The main currency is Convertible Mark. The languages spoken are Bosnian,Croatian,Serbian. Bosnia and Herzegovina is the formal name of Bosnia and Herzegovina 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   🌤️ ~5.22 °C   🌧 ~113.11 mm  👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 4M people

Advice

⚠️ Travel advice

Exercise normal safety precautions

We have reviewed our travel advice for Bosnia and Herzegovina and added new information on health risks. The level of our advice has not changed - exercise normal safety precautions in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

issued date: September 24, 2019

Weather

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General

🔌 Sockets

Bosnia and Herzegovina uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian

Money

💱 Currencies Used

Bosnia and Herzegovina uses the Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark (symbol: KM), code BAM.Banknotes come in denominations of 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 convertible marks. Convertible Mark is subdivided into 100 fenings. Coins come in denominations of 5, 2 and 1 convertible marks and 50, 20, 10 and 5 fenings.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are common in Bosnia and Herzegovina. 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.

Calling

📡 Internet

Internet speed in Bosnia and Herzegovina is on average 6.9 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Bosnia and Herzegovina is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.

📱 Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 26.50 BAM, which includes 1 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: BH Mobile, HT Eronet or M:tel. Bosnia and Herzegovina uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Bosnia and Herzegovina 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.

📞 Calling

To call Bosnia and Herzegovina, dial +, then 387 (the country code for Bosnia and Herzegovina), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Bosnia and Herzegovina, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 30 .

Driving

🛣️ Road rules

In Bosnia and Herzegovina 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: 100 km/h (62 mph) on expressways, 130 km/h (80 mph) on motorways, 50 km/h (31 mph) in all built-up areas and 80 km/h (49 mph) on undivided highways. Right turn on red lights is strictly forbidden unless an additional green semaphore arrow allows it. It is illegal to drive with blood alcohol content higher than 0.03%.

🆘 Emergency

Police

117, 161

Fire department

118

Last updated: October 8, 2019