Italy is part of Europe with main city at
Rome. It's usually 🌤️ 10.45 °C in Italy with a rainfall of 🌧 73.56 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in Italy. Internet speed in Italy is on average 7.4 Mbps. In Italy you drive on the right side. Its Developed country with a
population of 61M people. The main currency is Euro. The languages
spoken are Italian. Automatic teller machines (local name: bancomat) are very common in Italy. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~10.45 °C 🌧 ~73.56 mm 👨👩👦👦 61M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
We now advise all not to travel overseas at this time, due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel. This includes to Italy. If you’re already overseas and wish to return to Australia, we recommend you do so as soon as possible by commercial means. From midday 17 March, all travel to the EU and Schengen Area is restricted for 30 days for non-EU nationals. If you can't or don't want to return to Australia, follow the advice of local authorities. Check with the embassy or consulate of the country you are travelling to or through for any other entry or transit restrictions. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Italy.
issued date: March 18, 2020
Italy uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type F and Type L.
The languages that are typically spoken are Italian
💱 Currencies Used
Italy 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 Italy (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 name: bancomat) are very common in Italy. 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.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Italy. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts might sometimes include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.