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Time zones, currency and language

Here you can find practical information to prepare your trip to our city.
Time zones

Seville has the same time zone as Central Europe (GMT +1). Capitals such as Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin or Stockholm share the same time zone as Seville. This is, for example, 6 hours ahead of Washington, 8 hours behind Beijing, 9 hours behind Tokyo, 10 hours behind Sydney or 4 hours ahead of Rio de Janeiro.
Our lifestyle does have some singularities. Usually, activity starts around 8:00 am. We have breakfast between 9:00 am and 11:00 am. Lunch is served from 2:00 pm until 3:00 pm, or even until 4:00 pm. Dinner is perfectly served between 9:00 pm and 11:00 pm.
Normal business hours are from Monday to Saturday, 9:30 am to 8:00 pm, with some variation depending on the type of establishment and the area of the city.

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Comercial Time Zones:

Monday to Saturday from 9:30h until 20h, with a rest between 14h and 17h (it depends from the establishmen and the zone).

The center of Seville has a special calendar with a flexible timetable. 



The official currency of Seville is the euro, as in much of the European common area.

The symbol which represents the euro: €.

The following bills are in circulation: 5€, 10€, 20€, 50€, 100€ and 200€. In turn, 1€ is divided into 100 cents. There are coins of 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 cent.

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Exchange Offices:

Exact Change
Av. de la Constitución, 16
954 966 630
Av. de la Constitución, 34
954 912 093

Change Center
Calle Sierpes, 8
900 844 995

Best and Fast Change España
Av. de la Constitución, 26a
955 34 16 00

Exchange Corner Caixabank
Av. de la Constitución, 24
609 96 09 08


We speak Spanish in Seville, although with a rather characteristic accent. Anyway, if you are from another country and have little practice with Spanish, don’t worry, we are very accustomed to understanding you and making ourselves understood without any problem.

In Seville, communication always flows.

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