Here you will find important tips and useful information for Puerto Rico.
in US Dollars (USD)
For ATM cash withdrawals
For cashless payments in shops, restaurants, hotels, and online
in US Dollars (USD)
For minor expenses on arrival in country of destination
Local currency / ISO Code
US Dollar USD
Currency exchange rate
USD 1 = ~ CHF 0.99 ; CHF 1 = ~ USD 1.01 (07/2020)
Customary credit cards are accepted in most places. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
Credit cards are recommended for car rentals. Prepaid cards are generally accepted for payment but not for reservations. Please check the possible payment methods with the car rental company in advance.
- 5 h / - 6 h during our summer time
011 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
110/220 volt / adapter required
As part of the U.S. Visa Waiver Program, valid machine-readable passport, return or onward ticket as well as evidence of sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months. Please inquire early at the U.S. Embassy in Berne about exact entry regulations. All visitors must complete the entry form and customs declaration they received on board the aircraft. Upon entry, digital fingerprint and digital portrait photo are taken of all travelers.
San Juan, 816 Calle Diana, Urb. Dos Pinos
Tel. +1 787 751 3182
9.00 - 14.30 h (Mon - Thu)
9.00 - 14.30 h and 15.30 - 17.00 h (Fri)
9.00 - 19.00 h (Mon - Wed, Sat)
9.00 - 21.00 h (Thu - Fri)
Swiss driver's license accepted; international driver's license recommended.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 to 25 (varies by company).
Blood alcohol limit: 0.0 ‰.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, polio and measles recommended.
Observe elementary safety precautions.
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