Here you will find important tips and useful information for Hong Kong.
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
Currency exchange rate
HKD 1 = ~ CHF 0.12 ; CHF 1 = ~ HKD 8.13 (09/2022)
Customary credit cards are accepted in most places. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
+ 7 h / + 6 h during our summer time
English and Cantonese
001 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
220 volt / adapter recommended
Passport still valid 1 month or more after end of stay, return or onward travel ticket and sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months.
Hongkong, 62/F, Central Plaza, 18 Harbour Road, Wanchai
Tel. +852 2522 71 47 / +852 2522 71 48
9.00 - 16.30 h (Mon - Fri)
9.00 - 12.30 h (Sat)
10.00 - 19.00/21.30 h (daily)
Swiss driver's license accepted; international driver's license recommended.
Minimum age for car rentals: 25 (varies by rental company).
Rental cars with driver available.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
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