The official currency is the Bahraini Dinar (BHD). The Bahraini Dinar is linked to the US Dollar at a rate of US$1=BD 0.375. Money can be exchanged at bureaux de change, commercial banks in Manama or at money changers operating in souqs. ATMs are available in larger towns. Credit cards are widely accepted.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Bahrain||BHD 1||BHD 5||BHD 10||BHD 100||BHD 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 3.45||AUD 17.25||AUD 34.51||AUD 345.06||AUD 3,450.59|
|Canada||CAD 3.40||CAD 16.99||CAD 33.98||CAD 339.79||CAD 3,397.89|
|Ireland||EUR 2.36||EUR 11.78||EUR 23.57||EUR 235.68||EUR 2,356.79|
|New Zealand||NZD 3.59||NZD 17.93||NZD 35.86||NZD 358.55||NZD 3,585.51|
|South Africa||ZAR 37.51||ZAR 187.57||ZAR 375.13||ZAR 3,751.33||ZAR 37,513.31|
|United Kingdom||GBP 1.97||GBP 9.87||GBP 19.73||GBP 197.31||GBP 1,973.12|
|United States of America||USD 2.64||USD 13.18||USD 26.35||USD 263.50||USD 2,635.05|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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