Barbados Currency


The Barbados Dollar (BBD) is fixed to the US Dollar at a rate of Bd$1.98 to US$1 and does not fluctuate. Its rate is relative to other currencies fluctuations based on the particular currency's relation to the US Dollar. US Dollars are also widely accepted on the island, and well-known international credit cards and travellers cheques (best carried in US dollars to avoid additional charges) are accepted in most stores and restaurants. Banks and ATMs are freely available and cash withdrawals can be made.

Currency Exchange Rates

Barbados BBD 1 BBD 5 BBD 10 BBD 100 BBD 1,000
Australia AUD 0.67 AUD 3.37 AUD 6.73 AUD 67.33 AUD 673.30
Canada CAD 0.67 CAD 3.33 CAD 6.67 CAD 66.67 CAD 666.70
Ireland EUR 0.46 EUR 2.28 EUR 4.55 EUR 45.53 EUR 455.25
New Zealand NZD 0.74 NZD 3.69 NZD 7.37 NZD 73.72 NZD 737.20
South Africa ZAR 7.68 ZAR 38.40 ZAR 76.79 ZAR 767.94 ZAR 7,679.40
United Kingdom GBP 0.35 GBP 1.76 GBP 3.52 GBP 35.21 GBP 352.05
United States of America USD 0.50 USD 2.50 USD 5.00 USD 50.00 USD 500.00

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

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