Cuba Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Cuba
Capital city: Havana
Currency: Cuban Peso (CUP)
Local time: GMT - 5
Telephone code: + 53
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

1. Allowed for passengers of 18 years of age and older:a. 400 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 500 grams of tobacco; b. 3 bottles of alcoholic ... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Authorization from the Ministry of Interior of Cuba is required for import and export of explosives, firearms and ammunition.... More information

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 detail... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Prior approval from Ministry of Agriculture is required for all kinds of seeds, fresh animal or vegetable products. Prohibited: ... More information


Cats and dogs: must be accompanied by an official veterinary certificate, which must include the owner's details; animal details (... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: RESIDENTS: Local currency (Cuban Peso-CUP)... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.