Travel to Andorra

Andorra: Various travel information

Formalities, visas

A valid passport is sufficient for a stay of up to three months in Andorra, for EU citizens an identity card.

Should a stay last longer or a visa be required for other reasons, this should be done at the following address:

Visa department of the Embassy of Andorra in Brussels Rue de la Montagne 10, BTE 1 1000 Brussels, Belgium Tel: 0032 – 2 – 513 28 06 Email: [email protected] http://www.andorra.be

Local currency

The national currency of Andorra is the

euro = 100 cents.

Cheap goods, souvenirs

Andorra is a shoppers’ paradise because the goods there are duty-free

. B. Gasoline, liquor, cameras, native wood carvings and clocks.

Import and export of goods

The following goods may be exported duty-free:

– Tobacco products: 300 cigarettes, 75 cigars or 400 g tobacco

– Alcohol: 5 l wine, 1.5 l spirits (over 22%), 3 l alcoholic beverages under 22%

– Perfume: 375 ml eau de toilette and 75 ml perfume

– agricultural products: worth a total of € 175, but no more than 2.5 kg milk powder, 3 kg condensed milk,

6 kg fresh milk, 1 kg butter, 4 kg cheese, 5 kg sugar or confectionery and 5 kg of meat.

– Industrial products: up to a value of 525, – € for persons up to 15 years of age up to 270, –

– Works of art require an export permit.

Import bans on

drugs, ammunition, firearms, explosives (including fireworks), switch knives, material that glorifies violence and pornographic, radio transmitters, food, plants, flowers, live animals and objects made from endangered animal or plant species.

How to get to Andorra

You can get to Andorra by car from Barcelona either through the Tunel del Cadi Pyrenean tunnel, which is subject to a fee, or via mountain roads. From Toulouse, Tarbes and Perpignan mountain roads lead over the Envalita Pass.

The nearest airports are Barcelona or Toulouse. From there there are further connections with buses or taxis.

There are no direct rail connections to Andorra, the nearest train stations are L’Hospitalet and La Tour de Carol in France. From here buses go to Andorra. Depending on the season, buses also run from Aix-les-Thermes to Seo de Urgel. There are other bus connections from the nearest train stations in Spain to Andorra la Vella.

Travel in the country

Bus

There are various regular bus routes from major Spanish and French cities to Andorra. Buses also run between the individual places in Andorra.

Railways

There is no railroad network in Andorra.

Roads

Andorra has a well-developed, mostly paved road network, which covers approx. 200 km.

Rental

cars Rental cars can be conveniently booked through the hotels or the travel agency. The following speed limits apply in Andorra: Outside built-up areas 90 km/h, inside built-up areas 40 km/h.

International license plate

According to Abbreviationfinder, Andorra’s international license plate is:

AND

Tourist office

Andorra Turisme SAU

C/Doctor Vilanova, 13

Edifici Davi, esc. B, 3er

AD500 Andorra la Vella

E-mail: [email protected]

Web: www.andorra.ad

Infectious Diseases

Lyme disease occurs nationwide. The main carriers are ticks in grass, bushes and undergrowth. The transmission months are from April to October.

Otherwise no further infectious diseases occur that are not also present in our latitudes.

Current warnings

Foreign Office (AA) of the Federal Republic of Germany

Citizen Service

Telephone: 0049 – (0) 30 – 5000 – 2000

https://auswaertiges-amt.de/de

Andorra: Diplomatic missions

Visit Countryaah for a full list of Andorra embassies and consulates in each country around the world.

Representations of Andorra in Germany

Embassy

The Andorra Embassy in Brussels is responsible.

Embassy of the Principality of Andorra in Brussels

Rue de la Montagne 10, BTE 1

1000 Brussels, Belgium

Tel: 0032 – 2 – 513 28 06

Email: [email protected]

www.embassy-worldwide.com/embassy/embassy-of-andorra- in-brussels-belgium /

German representations in Andorra

Embassy

The embassy in Spain is responsible (see here >>>).

Honorary Consulate in Andorra

Avinguda Meritxell, n ° 75 – Edifici Quars, 4a planta

AD500 Andorra la Vella.

Tel: 00376 – 87 49 00

Email: [email protected]

Austrian representations in Andorra

Embassy

The embassy in Spain is responsible (see here >>>).

Representations of Andorra in Austria

Embassy in Vienna

Kärntner Ring 2A/13

1010 Vienna

Tel: 0043 – (0) 1 – 961 09 09

E-Mail: [email protected]

Swiss representations in Andorra

The consulate general in Barcelona in Spain is responsible (see here >>>).

Swiss Consulate in Andorra la Vella

c/o Crowne Plaza Andorra, Carrer Prat de la Creu 88-89

500 Andorra la Vella

Tel: 0037 – 6 – 871 385

Email: [email protected]

Representations of Andorra in Switzerland

Embassy of the Principality of Andorra

Ministeri Afers Exteriors

c/Prat de la Creu 62-64

Andorra la Vella

Tel: 0037 – 6 – 875 704

Email: [email protected]