Monaco

Capital Monaco

Population 38,400

Area 2 km2

Key facts

Monaco is a country located in Western Europe. Monaco has only one border country: France. The official language of Monaco is French.

The national currency in Monaco is Euro (EUR). The euro (€) is subdivided into 100 cent (c).

With today's currency rate, 1 USD is worth 1.02 EUR.

Monegasque
Banknotes

€5€10€20€50€100€200€500

Monegasque
Coins

€1€25c10c20c50c1c2c

Check with your bank before your trip to find out if there are any fees for using your card abroad. Some banks do not charge fees when you use a foreign ATM or pay in foreign currency, but others may charge a fixed cost for each transaction or allow a limited number of free withdrawals. The travel card provided by Wise.com, Revolut or Monose might be an excellent option to cut down on transaction fees.

Ookla® Speedtest The average fixed internet speed in Monaco is 276.74 Mbps and mobile is Mbs.The global average is 139.19 Mbps and 77.74 Mbps respectively.

ATM Density No data available.

SIM Registration No data available.

Socket types

There are 3 socket types used in Monaco. Type C is a popular socket type throughout Europe (except the United Kingdom), Russia, and certain Asian countries.

Type C 230 V, 50 Hz  Type E 230 V, 50 Hz  Type F 230 V, 50 Hz  

The sockets' shapes and voltage differ from country to country and a travel plug adapter may be required. Portable devices, such as phones, notebooks or tablets, usually handle the entire range of voltages used across the world (110-240V).

Public holidays

In the year 2022, Monaco will celebrate 12 national public holidays. The next one All Saints Day will take place on November 1.

DateHoliday name
January 1, 2022Moving holidayNew Year's DayLe jour de l’An
January 27, 2022Saint Devota's DayLa Sainte Dévote
April 18, 2022Moving holidayEaster MondayEaster Monday
May 1, 2022May DayLe 1er mai
May 26, 2022Moving holidayAscension DayL’Ascension
June 6, 2022Moving holidayWhit MondayLe lundi de Pentecôte
June 16, 2022Moving holidayCorpus ChristiLa Fête Dieu
August 15, 2022Assumption DayL'Assomption de Marie
November 1, 2022Moving holidayAll Saints DayLa Toussaint
November 19, 2022Moving holidayNational DayLa Fête du Prince
December 8, 2022The Immaculate ConceptionL’Immaculée Conception
December 26, 2022Moving holiday​Christmas DayNoël​

Food & Hotels

What hotel chains are present in Monaco?

There are Mariott hotels in Cap d'Ail.

There are no Hilton hotels in Monaco.

There are no IHG hotels in Monaco.

There are no Best Western hotels in Monaco.

There are no Radisson hotels in Monaco.

The Accor hotel chain operates in Monaco.

What fast food chains are present in Monaco?

If you are not a fan of trying new dishes, have a look at the following list of fast-food chains in Monaco.

The McDonald's chain does not operate in Monaco.

The KFC chain does not operate in Monaco.

The Burger King chain does not operate in Monaco.

The Subway chain does not operate in Monaco.

The Domino's Pizza chain does not operate in Monaco.

The Starbucks chain operates in Monaco.

Weather

Today the sun in Monaco, rises at 7:33 AM and sets at 7:02 PM. The climate of Monaco may be categorized as a Mediterranean (Csb), according to Koppen's classification system.
TodayOct 7Partly cloudlyLow: 19.9°C (67.82°F)High: 22.2°C (71.96°F)
SaturdayOct 8Rain showersLow: 18.4°C (65.12°F)High: 21.3°C (70.34°F)
SundayOct 9RainLow: 18.6°C (65.48°F)High: 20°C (68°F)
MondayOct 10Rain showersLow: 17.2°C (62.96°F)High: 21°C (69.8°F)
TuesdayOct 11OvercastLow: 17.1°C (62.78°F)High: 21.1°C (69.98°F)
WednesdayOct 12OvercastLow: 18.2°C (64.76°F)High: 22.5°C (72.5°F)

Weather data for Monaco (capital city) by Open-Meteo.com

Transport

Railways There are passenger trains operating between some cities.

Subway Systems There is no subway system in any city.

Taxi Apps Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Monaco.

Car Rental Sixt , Hertz are available, but Avis is not present in Monaco.

Road Connectivity Index (2016)  No data available.

Driving Side In Monaco traffic is right-handed.

Safety

Theft Occurrence Rate  1,092.00 thefts per 100,000 people in 2016.The global average is 544.

Road Traffic Casualties No data available.

Travel Advisory Level (U.S. DoS)  No data available.

Emergency phones in Monaco

112 Police
112 Ambulance
112 Fire police

Sources

Smoking & Alcohol

Smoking ban No known rules against smoking, or no information is available.

Cananbis legality Both recreational and medicinal use of cannabis is prohibited.

Visa

What are visa requirements to enter Monaco?

Currently, citizens of 92 countries can enter Monaco without obtaining a visa. This figure includes nationals who can acquire a visa on arrival.

Use the list below to check visa requirements for your country to enter Monaco.

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