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Travel Essentials

Countries Subject to Credit Card Restrictions


Your RBC Royal Bank® credit card is accepted virtually anywhere you travel throughout the world, except for certain countries that are subject to economic and trade sanctions imposed by government regulatory bodies.

As a result of these sanctions, we are unable to process transactions on your:

  • RBC Royal Bank U.S. Dollar Visa Gold card in:
    • Iran
    • Cuba
    • North Korea
    • Sudan
    • Syria
  • Canadian currency RBC Royal Bank Visa credit cards and prepaid cards in:
    • North Korea
    • Iran
    • Syria
  • Canadian currency RBC Royal Bank MasterCard credit cards in:
    • Syria
    • Iran
    • Sudan
    • North Korea

As these restrictions are subject to change, please
visit this page for updates, or call 1-800 ROYAL® 1-2

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