Finland is part of Europe with main city at
Helsinki. It's usually 🌤️ 6.52 °C in Finland with a rainfall of 🌧 32.70 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in Finland. Internet speed in Finland is on average 16.6 Mbps. In Finland you drive on the right side. Its Developed country with a
population of 5M people. The main currency is Euro. The languages
spoken are Finnish and Swedish. Automatic teller machines are common in Finland. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~6.52 °C 🌧 ~32.70 mm 👨👩👦👦 5M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
The Finnish Government is lifting some COVID-19 restrictions in a phased manner, though a state of emergency remains in effect. You can only enter Finland if you're a returning resident or if you're travelling from within the Schengen Area and entering Finland for employment or other essential reasons. If you're returning to Australia from a third country, you can transit through Helsinki Airport. If you're staying in Finland, follow the advice of local authorities, make arrangements for an extended stay and seek a visa extension if required. Follow the Australian Embassy in Stockholm social media accounts for regular updates on flight options for leaving Finland. See Local contacts for links. We now advise you: Do not travel to Finland.
issued date: May 19, 2020
Finland uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Finnish and Swedish
💱 Currencies Used
Finland 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 Finland (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 are common in Finland. 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.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Finland. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts always include a service charge.