Bosnia - General Info
Voltage: 220 V
Frequency: 50 Hz
Banking hours are from 08:00 to 19:00 Mondays to Fridays.
Shopping hours are normally from 08:00 to 20:00, although the days of opening vary from area to area.
Post office hours are generally 09:00-17:00 Mondays to Fridays.
The currency of Bosnia and Herzegovina is the Bosnia and Herzegovina Konvertibilna Marka (KM), with one Marka equalling 100 Pfening.
Most transactions in Bosnia are in cash.
ATM's are now readily available in towns and cities.
Traveller's cheques are not widely accepted and it can prove difficult to exchange them.
International dialing code for Bosnia and Herzegovina is +387
Internet cafes are available throughout Bosnia but broadband availability is limited.
Post offices can be found in almost all villages, towns and cities.
Mobile phone coverage is reasonable in major cities and towns.
Foreign Embassies in Bosnia and Herzegovina
United States Embassy, Sarajevo: +387 33 619592
British Embassy, Sarajevo: +387 444 429
Canadian Embassy, Sarajevo: + 387 222 033
Australian Embassy in Vienna, Austria (also responsible for Bosnia and Herzegovina): +43 (0)1 506 740
South African Embassy, Athens, Greece (also responsible for Bosnia and Herzegovina): +30 210 610 6645
Embassy of Ireland, Ljubljana, Slovenia (also responsible for Bosnia and Herzegovina): +386 (0)1 300 8970
New Zealand Embassy, Rome, Italy (also responsible for Bosnia and Herzegovina): +39 06 441 7171
Full List of Diplomatic Missions in Bosnia - see link
Foreign Agencies in Bosnia
Tourism Association of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina: +387 33 252 928.
Bosnia and Herzegovina Emergency Numbers
Ambulance - Tel 94
Fire - tel 93
Police - tel 92
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