Here you will find important tips and useful information for Aruba.
in US Dollars (USD)
For ATM cash withdrawals
For cashless payments in shops, restaurants, hotels, and online
in local currency
For minor expenses on arrival in country of destination
Local currency / ISO Code
Currency exchange rate
AWG 1 = ~ CHF 0.53 ; CHF 1 = ~ AWG 1.85 (09/2022)
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.
Cash payment in USD nearly everywhere possible.
- 5 h / - 6 h during our summer time
English and Spanish
+41 (disregard `0`preceding Swiss area codes)
Passport still valid after end of stay, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 14 days.
Valid form of ID is required for travel within the Netherlands Antilles.
Den Haag (Niederlande), Lange Voorhout 42
Tel. +31 70 364 28 31 / +31 70 364 28 32
8.00 – 12.00 h and 13.30 – 16.00 h (Mon - Fri)
8.00 – 12.00 h and 14.00 – 18.00 h (Mon - Sat)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car rentals.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 (varies by rental company).
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus and hepatitis A recommended.
110/220 volt / adapter required
Aruba has been an autonomous part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands since 1986.
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