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Before you arrive


Some foreign citizens are required to apply for a visa before travelling to Spain. More information on visa requirements can be found here.


The currency used in Seville is the Euro (EUR). Bank notes are most regularly available in values of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 whilst coins come in denominations of 1, 2, 5, 10 ,20 and 50 cents, and 1 and 2 euros. 

Credit cards

Major credit and debit cards are accepted widely in shops, restaurants hotels. When travelling by taxi it is best to use cash as many taxis do not have card payment facilities. American Express and Diners cards may not be accepted at some establishments.

Foreign exchange facilities

A number of exchange offices are located in central Seville and at the airports. Please enquire at your hotel reception for the closest office and opening hours. 


The electrical current in Spain is 220V/50Hz. Round European-style two-pin plugs are used. 

Time Zone

The time zone in Seville is Central Europe (GMT +1).

Tourist Information

Seville tourism website

Tourist information for Seville can be found at the city's official website Visit Seville.

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