Phoning: The area code for Valjevo in national traffic is 014. The area code for Serbia in international traffic is 381. To call Valjevo from abroad, you need to dial the appropriate international code, e.g. 00, then dial the area code for Serbia 381 and the area code for the city (without the initial 0)14. To call a foreign country from Valjevo, please dial the international code 00, then the country area code, the city area code (without 0) and, finally, the telephone number of the subscriber.
Important Telephone Numbers:
- Police: 192
- Firemen: 193
- Ambulance: 194
- Time: 195
- Telegram sending by phone: 196
- Registry of international calls: 1901
Time zone: Serbia is located in the Central European time zone region – GMT +1 and/or GMT +2 as of the last week in the third month until the Saturday prior to the last week of the tenth month.
Electricity: As in most cities of Continental Europe, the electricity voltage in Serbia is 220V. Electrical outlets are standard European.
Drinking water: Valjevo is proud of having one of the highest quality tap water in Serbia.
Cell/mobile phone and Internet cards may also be purchased in many available places. American Express, Diners Club, Visa, Master Card, Maestro, Dina Card and Post Card are widely accepted in shops, hotels and restaurants.
The official currency in Serbia is dinar, abbreviated RSD. Money may be exchanged in all banks and post offices, as well as in authorized exchange offices. Exchange rate for 1 EUR is around 100 RSD. Cash may be taken from ATMs installed in bank branch offices and in public places all year round.