Albania Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Albania
Capital city: Tirana
Currency: Lek (ALL)
Local time: GMT + 1
Telephone code: + 355
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import of:1. 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250 grams of tobacco;2. 1 liter of spirits and 2 liter... 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

Crew members customs regulations:

Same regulations apply as for passengers.... More information


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by a veterinarian health certificate issued at the point of origin. Pets may enter as passenger's checked baggage... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry into Albania. Exempt: baggage of passengers transiting to a third country an... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Albanian Lek-ALL): prohibite... 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.