France Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about France
Capital city: Paris
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Local time: GMT + 1
Telephone code: + 33
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 (including the French Overseas Departments of... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import regulations vary per category of firearms and per country of origin. For further details please refer to ... More information

Export regulations:

Gold/jewellery must be declared except personal jewellery not exceeding a total weight of 500 grams if it is in regular situation. ... More information

Crew members customs regulations:

Free import of the following:1. 40 cigarettes, or 20 cigarillos, or 10 cigars, or 50 grams of tobacco;2. alcoholic beverages (distilled o... More information


Warning: pets without the necessary certificates will be returned to place of origin or destroyed. The regulations below also appl... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage can be cleared at any airport in France.Exempt: baggage of passengers with a destination outside of France, in tran... 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

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