Algeria Currency


The unit of currency is the Algeria Dinar (DZD), which is divided into 100 centimes. Algeria has a cash-based economy. Although ATMs are available in the bigger cities most won't accept international cards. Currency can be exchanged at banks, bureaux de change and the larger hotels. Credit cards are only accepted at large hotels.

Currency Exchange Rates

Algeria DZD 100 DZD 1,000 DZD 10,000 DZD 100,000 DZD 1,000,000
Australia AUD 1.23 AUD 12.28 AUD 122.75 AUD 1,227.55 AUD 12,275.49
Canada CAD 1.19 CAD 11.94 CAD 119.45 CAD 1,194.48 CAD 11,944.82
Ireland EUR 0.85 EUR 8.54 EUR 85.35 EUR 853.51 EUR 8,535.11
New Zealand NZD 1.29 NZD 12.90 NZD 128.99 NZD 1,289.89 NZD 12,898.88
South Africa ZAR 12.36 ZAR 123.58 ZAR 1,235.82 ZAR 12,358.25 ZAR 123,582.45
United Kingdom GBP 0.74 GBP 7.43 GBP 74.33 GBP 743.29 GBP 7,432.87
United States of America USD 0.90 USD 9.03 USD 90.35 USD 903.47 USD 9,034.73

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.

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