AMERICAN CITIZENS VISITING ROMANIA
TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS
An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every American citizen for short-stay period in Romania starting from 2021.
A valid passport is required to enter Romania. All tourists entering Romanian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Romanian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.
A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of United States of America who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every American citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.
Romanian custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Romanian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:
If arriving from a non-EU country:
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
- Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
- Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)
If arriving from an EU Member State:
- Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
- Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Romania with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.
List of Romanian diplomatic offices in United States of America
Embassy of Romania in Washington D.C., United States
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Ohio, US
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Dallas, Texas
Address: Adolphus Tower, 1412 Main Street, Suite #1800
Phone: (214) 522-3799; (214) 522-6692
Fax: (214) 522-1509
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Minneapolis, MINNESOTA
Address: 1250 East Moore Lake Drive, Suite 242, Minneapolis (Fridley), MN 55432-5135
Phone: (763) 574-9472
Fax: (763) 571-0662
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Georgia, United States
Address: 182 Sams Dr., Fayetteville, GA 30340
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Massachusetts, United States
Honorary Consulate of Romania in CONNECTICUT, United States
Address: 90 Laslo Terrace, Fairfield,CT 06825
Phone: (203) 3718743
Fax: (203) 2852139
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Michigan, United States
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Indiana, United States
Address: 5705 W. 73rd St., Indianapolis, IN 46278
Phone: (317) 291-0600
Fax: (317) 291-0606
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Nevada, United States
Address: 711 Rancho Circle, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Phone: (702) 878-5534
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Florida, United States
Address: 641 S. Mashta Drive, Key Biscaine, FL 33149
Phone: (305) 3616445
Fax: (305) 3616445
Honorary Consulate of Romania in LOUISIANA, United States
Address: 625 Saint Charles Avenue, Suite 8A, New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: (504) 581-7425
Fax: (504) 581-7425
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Virginia, United States
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Oklahoma, United States
Address: PO Box 721020, Norman, OK 73070-048
Fax: (405) 321-7229
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Pennsylvania, United States
Address: 1907 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5732
Phone: (215) 735-7978
Fax: (215) 735-9209
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Arizona, United States
Address: Arizona State University, School of International Letters and Cultures, Room 402A, Tempe, AZ, 85287
Phone: +1 480 965 4658
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Oregon, United States
Address: 888 SW Fifth Avenue, Suite 1200, Portland, Oregon 97204
Phone: (503) 3825165
Fax: (503) 2263647
Honorary Consulate of Romania in Utah, United States
Address: 47 East South Temple Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-1700
Phone: 801 240 6095
Fax: 801 240 3751
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- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Romanian 85.4%;
- Hungarian 6.3%;
- Romany (Gypsy) 1.2%;
- Other 1%;
- Unspecified 6.1%
Area: 237,500 KM2
Timezone: UTC/GMT +2 hours
Currency: Leu (RON)
Calling Code: +40
Power SocketsC European 2-pin
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