Costa Rica Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Costa Rica
Capital city: San José
Currency: Costa Rican Colon (CRC)
Local time: GMT - 6
Telephone code: + 506
Bank: Closed on Saturday afternoon and  Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

No restrictions up to:1. 3 liters of alcoholic beverages for passengers older than 18 years;2. 500 grams of elaborated tobacco or 400 cigare ...More Import regulations for Costa Rica

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Firearms must be declared on entry and on exit to air carrier.Weapons must be emptied and reviewed by airport police.Firearms m ...More Costa Rica Arms and Ammunition regulations

Wild Fauna and Flora

: The import of certain endangered species of plant, live animals and their products is prohibited or restricted under CITES. For further de ...More Costa Rica wild fauna and flora regulations

Crew members customs regulations:

Same regulations as for passengers apply. Crew members have a separate line in customs to clear their luggage. ...More crew members customs regulations for Costa Rica


: Cats and dogs traveling as passenger's checked baggage or in the cabin, require a valid good health and rabies vaccination certificate.Cats and dogs trave ...More Costa Rica importing pets regulations

Airport Embarkation Tax

Embarkation Tax is levied on all passengers leaving Costa ... More Airport Tax regulations for Costa Rica

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Costa Rican ... More Currency Import regulations for Costa Rica

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