General

Summary

Federal republic in Western Europe. One of the OECD countries. Member of the EU and the EEA.

Language(s)

The official language is German.

International Direct Dialling Code

00 49

International Country Code

DE

Cities

Capital: Berlin

Principal Ports

Bremen, Bremerhaven, Duisburg, Emden, Hamburg, Kiel, Mannheim, Rostock, Warnemünde, Wilhelmshaven

Weights and Measures

Metric system

Electricity Supply

230V, 50Hz

Currency

The euro

Journey Planning

Time

One hour ahead of GMT (one hour ahead of BST).

Authorisations, Taxes and Tolls

EU standard requirements apply.

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