Syria Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Syria
Capital city: Damascus
Currency: Syrian Pound (SYP)
Local time: GMT + 2
Telephone code: + 963
Bank: Closed on Friday & Saturday  open on Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import (irrespective of age of passenger) of:1. 200 cigarettes or 25 cigars or 50 cigarillos or 250 grams of tobacco;2. 1 pint (0.57... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import is prohibited. ... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of any quantity of tobacco products and spirits. ... More information


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by a government veterinarian health certificate issued at the point of origin. Pet birds of any description may n... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Syria.Exempt: baggage of transit passengers traveling via Damascus to A... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Allowed. Residents: local currency (Syr... More information

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