Here you will find important tips and useful information for Fiji.
in Swiss francs (CHF)
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
Fiji dollar FJD
Currency exchange rate
FJD 1 = ~ CHF 0.50 ; CHF 1 = ~ FJD 2.00 (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.
+ 11 h / + 10 h during our summer time
English and Fiji
05 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
240 volt / adapter required
Passport still valid 6 months or more after end of stay, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 4 months (Extension up to 6 months available on site).
Wellington, 10 Customhouse Quay, Level 12
Tel.: +64 4 472 15 93
9.30 - 16.00 h (Mon - Thu)
9.30 - 15.00 h (Fri)
8.00 - 17.00 h (Mon - Fri)
8.00 - 13.00 h (Sat)
International driver's licence required for car rentals.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 to 25 (varies by company).
Do not drink tap water.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
This country is in an active earthquake zone.
Si consiglia di rispettare le abituali misure precauzionali contro la microcriminalità.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
Special legal regulations
Very strict laws to fight illegal drugs.
Please observe local customs for dress code and conduct.
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