Shopping in Andorra

The Ariege Pyrenees border Andorra, and Route Nationale 20 runs through them. Everything you need to know for a successful trip to the Principality:

Route Nationale 20 crosses the Ariege Pyrenees and takes you to the Pyrénées Orientales or the Principality of Andorra. Find out about traffic conditions before you go up.

Info route Ariège
05 61 02 75 75
Bison futé:

Bus excursions
Les cars Lieures
Liaison between Pamiers – Pas de la Case
06 07 62 10 56
05 61 64 23 75

Runs Wednesdays and Saturdays except public holidays in France and Andorra and subject to traffic conditions.
From early July to late August runs Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Departure from Tarascon at 12:55pm at the bus stop opposite the Espace François Mitterrand cultural center, behind the Sainte Quitterie church
Departure from Ax-les-Thermes at 1:25pm in front of the Grand Tétras residence next to the only traffic circle in the town center.
Return fare €13.50.

Customs exemptions
While the general rule is to declare goods transported through customs to pay the corresponding duties and taxes, a certain number of products, under agreements between the European Union and Andorra, benefit from exemptions, in value or quantity, whether for purchases or gifts.

(per person aged 17 and over)

Cigarettes – 300 units
Smoking tobacco 400g
Still wines (not sparkling) – 5 liters
Drinks 22° or less – 3 liters
Drinks more than 22° – 1.5 liters
Scent/ Toilet water – 375ml
Groceries – €300
Other goods – €900

More info: customs information

Public holidays in Andorra
Shops are closed

January 1
March 14
September 8
December 25

Useful contacts and links

Office de tourisme du Pas de la Case
+376 755 100 –

Grandvalira Ski Resort
+376 891 800 –

+376 872 000

Meritxell Hospital
+376 871 000

Phone information

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