Here you will find important tips and useful information for Comoros.
in Swiss francs (CHF)
For cashless payments in shops, restaurants, hotels, and online
in euro (EUR)
Change cash in local currency
Local currency / ISO Code
Comoros franc KMF
Currency exchange rate
KMF 100 = ~ CHF 0.19 ; CHF 1 = ~ KMF 514.00 (09/2022)
Die gängigen Kreditkarten werden in begrenztem Umfang akzeptiert. Für detaillierte Informationen wenden Sie sich bitte an den Aussteller der betreffenden Karte.
The Travel Mastercard card is occasionally accepted at major hotels and restaurants.
Acceptance of credit cards is limited. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
Travelers are advised to take cash in euro (EUR).
+ 2 h / + 1 h during our summer time
French and Arabic
00 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
Madagascar, Antananarivo, Immeuble "ARO", Solombavambahoaka, Frantsay 77
Tel. +261 20 226 29 97 / +261 20 226 29 98
8.00 - 12.00 h and 15.00 - 18.00 h (Mon - Thu)
8.00 - 12.00 h (Fri)
8.00 - 12.00 h and 15.00 - 18.00 h (Mon - Sat)
International driver's licence required for car rentals.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 (varies by rental company).
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Year-round risk of malaria throughout the country.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
Travelers who wish to travel to this country are advised to inquire about current traveler safety prior to departure.
Observe elementary safety precautions.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
Special legal regulations
Photographing persons wearing an uniform, military installations and public buildings (airports, bridges etc.) is prohibited.
Very strict laws to fight illegal drugs.
Comoros is a predominantly Moslem country.
Please observe local customs for dress code and conduct.
Ramadan 2019: 05.05. - 04.06.
Passport still valid after end of stay with visa (issued upon arrival), return or onward travel ticket for stays up to 45 days.
Exit pemit required.
The small box 'Endorsement/restrictions' of the section for the departure should contain the note 'Coupon valant caution de repatriement'.
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