United Kingdom 🇬🇧
United Kingdom is part of Europe with main city at
London. It's usually 🌤️ 3.58 °C in United Kingdom with a rainfall of 🌧 92.17 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in United Kingdom. Internet speed in United Kingdom is on average 13.9 Mbps. In United Kingdom you drive on the left side. Its Developed country with a
population of 65M people. The main currency is Pound Sterling. The languages
spoken are English. Automatic teller machines (local name: cash machines) are everywhere in United Kingdom. Current travel safety advice is Exercise normal safety precautions. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~3.58 °C 🌧 ~92.17 mm 👨👩👦👦 65M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Exercise normal safety precautions
We've reviewed our travel advice for the United Kingdom. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautions in the United Kingdom.
issued date: October 17, 2019
United Kingdom uses 230V, 50Hz with socket and plug Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
United Kingdom uses the British pound (symbol: £), code GBP.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 pounds. Pound is subdivided into 100 pence. Coins come in denominations of 2 and 1 pounds and 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 pence.
Widely accepted Credit cards are widely accepted within United Kingdom (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: cash machines) are everywhere in United Kingdom. Pretty much anywhere you look there will be an ATM. United Kingdom has one of the highest ATM densities in the world.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 United Kingdom. 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.