Cyprus Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Cyprus
Capital city: Nicosia
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Local time: GMT + 2
Telephone code: + 357
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import to passengers arriving with goods purchased within the EU which are for personal use only: 1. tobacco products: 800 cigarettes; 40... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Permit from the Chief of Police is required.Prohibited: It is not allowed to import arms and ammunition from Russian Fed... 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. If specimen is inc... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of reasonable quantities of tobacco products and alcoholic beverages and travel souvenirs up to a value of CYP 100.-.... More information

Crew members customs regulations:

50 grams of tobacco articles for each day's intended stay, but not exceeding 250 grams in total. ... More information


The import of pets is only permitted through Larnaca (LCA) and Paphos (PFO). Owners of pets being imported from outside the European Union must ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the airport of final destination on Cyprus.Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destination o... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Same regulations as for Export apply.... 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.