General Information

General Information

Here you'll find everything you need to know for your trip to Ibiza; read about the weather before you pack and get an idea of prices for your budget! You can also get useful and practical information on language, plugs, emergency phone numbers and visa requirements. 

Useful Information

Ibiza in numbers

The island of Ibiza has a total of 130,000 inhabitants, with the most populated areas being Ibiza Town (49,000), Santa Eulalia (31,500), San José (22,000) and San Antonio (22,000).


In Ibiza, there are two official languages: Spanish and Catalan. As the island is an important international tourist destination, many people working in tourist establishments also speak other languages such as English, Italian, French or German.


The official currency of Spain is the Euro.

Time zone

The official time zone in the Balearic Islands is the same as in mainland Spain: GMT+1.

Electricity and plugs

Ibiza uses standard European plugs (two rounded prongs) and the electricity is 220V.

Phone numbers

  • Country calling code for Spain: +34
  • Area code for the Balearic Islands: 971
  • National Police: 091
  • Municipal Police: 092
  • Emergencies, firefighters and civil protection: 112
  • Ibiza Town Guardia Civil Police: 971301100
  • Ambulance: 061