Travelling in the EU with tobacco

As a private individual, there are no limits on what you can buy and take with you when travelling between EU countries as long as the products purchased are for your own use and not for resale

Be aware that each EU country can decide on a maximum amount of tobacco products beverages that you can bring into the country. These maximum amounts must be at least:


Cigarrettes 800
Cigarillos 400
Cigars 200
Rolling tobacco 1 Kg


Rules for carrying tobacco in the EU and leaving and entering the EU


Travelling with tobacco to the UK

If you plan to bring tobacco to the UK, make sure you know its customs laws, visit the Tax and Customs Agency website for more information on customs duties.


Travelling from the EU

If you are travelling to the United Kingdom from the European Union, check the information from the Tax and Customs Agency on customs duties from the EU before travelling, as some regulations may affect you.