Moldova international travel guide

Landscape view of Moldova

Moldova πŸ‡²πŸ‡©

Moldova is part of Europe with main city at Chisinau. It's usually 🌀️ 3.06 °C in Moldova with a rainfall of 🌧 25.40 mm. Internet speed in Moldova is on average 11.1 Mbps. In Moldova you drive on the right side. Its Developed country with a population of 4M people. The main currency is Moldovan Leu. The languages spoken are Romanian. Automatic teller machines are common in Moldova. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
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Advice

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety

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 Moldova. If you’re already overseas and wish to return to Australia, we recommend you do so as soon as possible by commercial means. A nationwide state of emergency was declared on 16 March. All flights and trains into and out of the country have been suspended. Non-resident foreigners are not able to enter Moldova. Schools and universities have been closed and mass gatherings have been banned. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Moldova.

issued date: March 29, 2020

Weather

🌀️ Temperature

🌧 Rainfall

General

πŸ”Œ Sockets

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

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Romanian

Money

πŸ’± Currencies Used

Moldova uses the Moldovan leu (symbol: L), code MDL.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 lei. Leu is subdivided into 100 bans. Coins come in denominations of 5 and 1 lei and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 bans.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are common in Moldova. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM β€” your standard magnetic card will work fine.

Calling

πŸ“‘ Internet

Internet speed in Moldova is on average 11.1 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Moldova is low. It is not as easy to find one.

πŸ“± Phones

You can buy a SIM card for about 119.76 MDL, which includes 5 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: Moldcell, Orange or UnitΓ©. Moldova uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Moldova 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.

πŸ“ž Calling

To call Moldova, dial +, then 373 (the country code for Moldova), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Moldova, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 22 .

Driving

πŸ›£οΈ Road rules

In Moldova 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: 60 km/h (37 mph) in all built-up areas, 90 km/h (55 mph) on undivided highways, 90 km/h (55 mph) on motorways and 90 km/h (55 mph) on expressways.

πŸ†˜ Emergency

Police

2222222

Ambulance

221221

Fire department

112

Useful Information
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Last updated: March 24, 2020