Other Practical Information
Entry to Republic of Serbia: For information regarding the entry to Serbia and whether a visa is needed as well as the requirements for obtaining a visa issued by the Republic of Serbia please click HERE.
If you need a visa to enter Serbia please click HERE to learn about procedure for obtaining visa.
Please do not pay registration fee without obtaining a visa to enter the country.
Time zone: The time zone is Central European Time (GMT+1).
Currency: The currency in Serbia is the Serbian dinar (RSD). 1 EUR = approx. 118 RSD
Country Code: In order to make an outgoing international call to Serbia, the country code is +381
About City of Novi Sad
Novi Sad is the main administrative, scientific, economic, cultural, political and touristic centre of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina and the second largest city in the Republic of Serbia. It was founded in 1694 and with the edict which was proclaimed on 1st February 1748, Novi Sad became a "free royal city".
Today the City of Novi Sad has around 400,000 residents who live in the city area of 702.7 km2 located on banks of the river Danube in the southern part of the Pannonian Plain. Because of its position at one of the continent's true crossroads and its history as a multinational commercial and transit centre, the City of Novi Sad is endowed with historical and cultural sites that even much larger cities have difficulty matching. Novi Sad has the reputation of a multinational, multicultural and multi-confessional metropolis in which all differences are seen as advantages.
After winning the prestigious title of European Capital of Culture in 2022, the city of Novi Sad was declared the Youth Capital of Europe. Young people are the driving force of all events in the city and the energy of young people can be felt in the air.
The City of Novi Sad is also home town of EXIT Festival that has been among the top European and world music festivals for years. The Festival area is located on the world famous Petrovaradin Fortress, one of the largest, most complex and best preserved artillery bastions in this part of Europe, located on the right bank of the river Danube.
Tourist organization of the City of Novi Sad is a valuable source of information about the city of Novi Sad and its attractions. For further details, please visit http://novisad.travel/en/.
For further information about the Republic of Serbia we suggest visiting the website of National Tourism Organization
Or enjoying videos and material you can find at the following links:
- Hotel Centar 4* - https://hotel-centar.rs/, Address: Uspenska 1, Novi Sad, Phone number: +38121 477-6333
- Hotel Aleksandar 4* - https://hotel-aleksandar.rs/, Address: Bulevar Cara Lazara 79, Novi Sad, Phone number: +38121 480-4400
- Hotel Mediteraneo 3* - https://hotelmediteraneo.rs/, Address: Ilije Ognjanovića 10, Novi Sad, Phone number: +38121 427-135
- Hotel Vojvodina 3* - https://hotelvojvodina.rs/, Address: Trg Slobode 2, Novi Sad, Phone number: +38121 662-2122
- Hotel Putnik 3* - https://hotelputnik.rs//, Address: Ilije Ognjanovića 24, Novi Sad, Phone number: +38121 661-5555
A carrier that can wait for you at the airport and take you to the Novi Sad:
Web site: kiki021@rs
You can inquire/book and also, if you want, pay online.
For any information on railway departures between Belgrade and Novi Sad please search:
https://www.srbvoz.rs/en/ and https://novisad.travel/en/kako-doci-do-nas-2/
There is also a bus station in the city, which is the terminal for very frequent departures and arrivals in international and intercity traffic.
From the airport to the bus or train station in Belgrade, you can also use a taxi, and information is available at: https://www.tob.rs/en/info/useful-info/taxi
Taxi transportation from the location of the airport "Nikola Tesla" in Belgrade to destinations in the territory of the city of Belgrade is carried out at a fixed price depending on the destination zone. The confirmation of the fixed price of transportation must be collected at the taxi info desk, which is located next to the exit at the arrivals terminal. Taxi transportation from the location of the "Nikola Tesla" airport in Belgrade is carried out within 6 zones with fixed prices, namely:
- Zone 1 - Price (RSD): 1,400
- Zone 2 - Price (RSD): 1,800
- Zone 3 - Price (RSD): 2,200
- Zone 4 - Price (RSD): 3,000
- Zone 5 - Price (RSD): 4,500
- Zone 6 - Price (RSD): 6,000
Other taxi rides are performed by taxi meter.
More information about public transportation from the airport to Belgrade, you can find on:
All information about public transport in Novi Sad can be found on: https://novisad.travel/en/public-transport/