Currency, prices

From January 1st 2009 the official currency of Slovakia is Euro . Approximate exchange rate of some currencies is:

1 EUR -  1.44 USD                1 EUR - 0.89 GBP                    1 EUR -  1.30 CHF          1EUR - 266.35 HUF       1EUR - 3.97 PLN

Get more info about current exchange rates on following links:

http://www.banky.sk/
http://www.tatrabanka.sk/
http://www.nbs.sk

1 kg bread  -  1.10 - 1.30  EUR
1 l milk -  0.70 - 0.90 EUR
1,5 l mineral water - 0.45 - 0.90 EUR
Beer bottle - 0.60 - 1.00

Coffee - 1.50 EUR
Chocolate - 1.50 EUR
Cigarettes  - 2.50 - 3.50 EUR

Tram, bus ticket 0.50 EUR 
available at news stands, street automats /  1 EUR when bought from bus driver
Phone calls local - 0.6 / 1 min
Phone cards available at news stands, post office