France is part of Europe with main city at
Paris. It's usually 🌤️ 6.84 °C in France with a rainfall of 🌧 83.70 mm. Tipping is quite common in France and it's good etiquette to leave one. Internet speed in France is on average 8.9 Mbps. In France you drive on the right side. Its Developed country with a
population of 67M people. The main currency is Euro. The languages
spoken are French. Automatic teller machines (local names: distributeur or distributeurs automatiques de billets (DAB)) are very common in France. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~6.84 °C 🌧 ~83.70 mm 👨👩👦👦 67M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
France has lifted entry restrictions for countries assessed to be low COVID-19 risk, including Australia. If you’re travelling from a country with a high COVID-19 risk, you may be denied entry to France. If you're travelling from outside the EU-Schengen area or the UK, a voluntary 14-day quarantine period applies. It's now mandatory to wear a facemask in enclosed public spaces. These measures may change at short notice. Contact your airline or local authorities for the latest update. We advise: Do not travel to France.
issued date: July 21, 2020
France uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type E.
The languages that are typically spoken are French
💱 Currencies Used
France 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 France (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 names: distributeur or distributeurs automatiques de billets (DAB)) are very common in France. 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 France and it's good etiquette to leave one. How much money you leave depends on the service and how happy you were with it. Receipts always include a service charge.