Commisions Of Exchange Offices

Make sure that, upon entering an exchange office, they don't have a transaction fee, usually 8% of the money you wish to exchange.

The fee is listed to comply with the law but they try their best to make it less visible. Just ask the clerk. Normal exchange offices don't have such a fee.

Train Schedule

You can easily check an up to date train schedule by using CFR's website at You can select your language from the bottom right corner.

Tips In Romania

According to an August 2006 issue of Business Magazin Romania, the average tip in Romania is 10% of the bill.