The official currency is the Rouble (RUB), which is divided into 100 kopeks. Most major international credit cards are accepted in larger establishments. Currency can be changed at banks, bureaux de change, and hotels. ATMs are widely available in major cities. It is hard to get roubles outside Russia and travellers are advised to take good condition US Dollars or Euro notes to change once there.
Currency Exchange Rates
Become our Russia Travel Expert
We are looking for contributors for our Russia travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Russia or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.