Currency & Credit Cards

CLICK HERE to access a universal currency converter. It is recommended that you bring Visa or Mastercard, some US or CDN money and an ATM or Debit card. Currency exchange will be available at the arrival airport. There are ATM machines and currency exchange places throughout Europe and there is also a currency exchange on the cruise ship between Helsinki & Stockholm. Money can be withdrawn at ATMs in local currency with reasonable fees. This is the safest and easiest method of obtaining local currency. VERY IMPORTANT – Due to fraud controls in place at most banks, travelers should notify their bank and/or credit card companies of their intention to travel OUT-OF-COUNTRY. In most cases, they will temporarily lift these security controls.