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 1.31 AUD 13.09 AUD 130.91 AUD 1,309.09 AUD 13,090.91
Canada CAD 1.29 CAD 12.94 CAD 129.42 CAD 1,294.20 CAD 12,941.98
Ireland EUR 0.84 EUR 8.41 EUR 84.14 EUR 841.39 EUR 8,413.89
New Zealand NZD 1.40 NZD 13.96 NZD 139.64 NZD 1,396.44 NZD 13,964.37
South Africa ZAR 15.33 ZAR 153.25 ZAR 1,532.51 ZAR 15,325.08 ZAR 153,250.80
United Kingdom GBP 0.63 GBP 6.31 GBP 63.09 GBP 630.88 GBP 6,308.82
United States of America USD 0.91 USD 9.14 USD 91.37 USD 913.66 USD 9,136.59

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

Become our Algeria Travel Expert

We are looking for contributors for our Algeria travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Algeria or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.