Cayman Islands Currency


The Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD) is the official currency, which is divided into 100 cents. It is fixed to the US dollar at US$1.20. Currency can be exchanged at the banks, bureaux de change and many hotels. Banks are open Monday to Saturday. US Dollars are accepted as payment in most establishments and are the preferred currency for exchange as both cash and as travellers cheques. ATMs are widely available and major credit and debit cards are accepted.

Currency Exchange Rates

Cayman Islands KYD 1 KYD 5 KYD 10 KYD 100 KYD 1,000
Australia AUD 1.60 AUD 8.01 AUD 16.01 AUD 160.14 AUD 1,601.41
Canada CAD 1.52 CAD 7.61 CAD 15.22 CAD 152.22 CAD 1,522.21
Ireland EUR 1.03 EUR 5.16 EUR 10.33 EUR 103.25 EUR 1,032.55
New Zealand NZD 1.74 NZD 8.71 NZD 17.41 NZD 174.11 NZD 1,741.13
South Africa ZAR 17.85 ZAR 89.25 ZAR 178.49 ZAR 1,784.92 ZAR 17,849.24
United Kingdom GBP 0.81 GBP 4.07 GBP 8.15 GBP 81.46 GBP 814.57
United States of America USD 1.18 USD 5.88 USD 11.75 USD 117.51 USD 1,175.09

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

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