Travel Information for Serbia
Time zone:GMT +1 (Central European time)
Daylight savings:GMT +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
Main languages:Serbian
Other languages:Hungarian, Romany, Bosnian
Currency: Serbian dinars (RSD)

1 = RSD0.00, $1 = RSD110, £1 = RSD147

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.rsInternational Dialling Code:    381

For help planning your trip to Serbia including visas, vaccinations, currency exchange, flights, accomodation and insurance, see our Serbia trip planning page.



Further information on Serbia

Discover more about Serbia - the country's geogrpahy and natural features, an assessment of its status on freedom and rights and data on the country's population and economy.

Geography & Natural Features

Map of serbia

Total area: 77,474 sq km (0 sq km under water)

Coastline: 0 km (landlocked)

Neighbours (border lengths): Bosnia and Herzegovina (302km), Bulgaria (318km), Croatia (241km), Hungary (151km), Kosovo (352km), Macedonia (62km), Montenegro (124km), Romania (476km)

Highest mountain: Midzor (2,169m)

Freedom & Rights

Summary status and rankings for Serbia from classifications of different organisations measuring political and economic freedom, democracy and civil rights. See more details of these rankings.

IndexStatusRank
Freedom in the WorldFree -
Democracy IndexFlawed democracy 56/167
Economic FreedomModerately Free 90/179
Press FreedomNoticeable problems 66/179
ILGA LGBT rightsSome rights -
Corruption PerceptionsMedium corruption 78/174
Overall Ranking:    52/195

Other Data & Links

Full name: Republic of Serbia     Status: Independent Country

Population: 7,209,764 (rank: 100/196)     Density: 93 people/sq km (rank: 86/196)

Ethnic groups: Serb 82.9%, Hungarian 3.9%, Romany (Gypsy) 1.4%, Yugoslavs 1.1%, Bosniaks 1.8%, Montenegrin 0.9%, other 8% (2002 census)

Religions: Serbian Orthodox 85%, Catholic 5.5%, Protestant 1.1%, Muslim 3.2%, unspecified 2.6%, other, unknown, or atheist 2.6% (2002 census)

GDP (PPP): $80.47 billion       GDP per capita: $11,100 (rank: 87/195)

Information derived from the CIA World Factbook. Other country profiles: BBC News.