The situation at the border, in the last 24 hours


In the last 24 hours, through the border crossing points, 147.700 persons, Romanian and foreign nationals crossed the border, out of which approximately 68.600 on the entry and 79.100 on the exit and more than 42.900 transportation means, out of which 19.500 on the entry and 23.400 on the exit.  

We remind the fact that in the online application “The average of the waiting times in the road border crossing points open to international traffic” (, and can be visualized the border crossing points marked in different colours depending on the waiting times.  

The waiting times are updated in real time, thus, supporting the user to reroute to a border crossing point which registers low traffic values.

In the competence areas – border crossing points and the “green border” – the border guards ascertained:

  • 42 illegal deeds (25 crimes and 17 offences) committed by Romanian and foreign nationals;
  • undeclared goods (were about to entry illegally in the country) were detected independently or in collaboration with other institutions, that exceeded the customs ceiling or suspicious of being counterfeited, amounting to more than RON 2.569.000;
  • the value of the fines is approximately RON 6.300;
  • 20 foreign nationals were not allowed to enter the country due to the fact that they did not meet the legal provisions and, also, 15 Romanian nationals were not allowed to exit from different legal reasons.

The Romanian Border Police s the specialized state institution which carries out the attributions appertaining to it and referring to the surveillance and control of the crossing of the state border ... read more