Here you will find important tips and useful information for Guadeloupe.
in Euro (EUR)
For ATM cash withdrawals
For cashless payments in shops, restaurants, hotels, and online
in euro (EUR)
For minor expenses on arrival in country of destination
Local currency / ISO Code
Currency exchange rate
EUR 1 = ~ CHF 1.10 ; CHF 1 = ~ EUR 0.91 (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.
The usual currency on the islands Saint-Martin and Saint-Barthélemy is the US dollar.
Paris (Frankreich), 142 Rue de Grenelle
Tel. +33 1 49 55 67 00
8.00 - 12.30 h and 14.00 - 16.00 h (Mon - Fri)
7.45 - 12.15 h (Sat)
8.30 - 18.00 h (Mon - Fri)
8.30 - 13.00 h (Sat)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car rentals if obtained at least 1 year previously, varies by rental company.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 to 25 (varies by company).
Blood alcohol limit: 0.5 ‰.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
- 5 h / - 6 h during our summer time
00 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
220 volt / adapter required for 3-pronged plug
Passport still valid after end of stay or valid ID card, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months.
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