The official language is Serbian.
The official currency is Serbian dinar (RSD)
Coins: 1, 2, 5, 10 and 20 RSD
Paper bills: 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1.000, 2.000 and 5.000 RSD
The climate in Novi Sad is a moderate continental one.
Novi Sad is in the Central European Time (CET) zone (GMT+1 hour).
(GMT+2 hours) lasts from the end of March until the end of October.
Currency exchange is performed by:
– all the banks
– all the post offices
– exchange offices
1 EURO = approximately 125 RSD
HEALTH INSTITUTIONS ON DUTY
00-24: Clinical Centre of Vojvodina
Hajduk Veljkova 1, Novi Sad
+381 21 484 3484
PHARMACIES ON DUTY
Pharmacy “Bulevar”, address: Mihajla Pupina 7 ,
Phone: +381 21 210 1213
Banks and post offices
working hours of banks and post office on week days from 08:00 to
19:00, Saturdays until 13:00.
Working hours of most shops in the city is from 08:00 to 20:00, Saturdays
until 14:00, and Sundays are closed. Groceries and related goods have
longer working hours, some work on Sundays.
As in most cities of Continental Europe, the electricity voltage in Novi
Sad is 220V. Electrical outlets are standard European.
Tap water in Novi Sad is safe to drink.
Walk, the city centre is actually quite small and most of the interesting
sights, bars and hotels are all within easy walking distance. There are
plenty of street maps, especially in the centre, so you can find your way
Public transport service: Novi Sad has an excellent bus service. Ticket
for one ride (no matter how far you go as long you don’t change the
bus) costs 55 RSD and is bought from the driver.
Taxis are not overly expensive, the minimum fare varies between 80
and 100 RS-D, with a cross-city trip typically costing 200-300 RSD. It
helps to have the address written out although many taxi drivers speak
fair, sometimes even excellent, English. However, be careful of taxis
unaffiliated with one of the major firms (especially at the train station),
or you may pay up to four times more than your fare should be. Some
good taxi companies: Pan, Vojvodjani, SOS, Delta, Novus, Naš, Vip,