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 8.00 AUD 16.00 AUD 160.00 AUD 1,599.98
Canada CAD 1.56 CAD 7.78 CAD 15.57 CAD 155.69 CAD 1,556.88
Ireland EUR 1.11 EUR 5.56 EUR 11.12 EUR 111.25 EUR 1,112.46
New Zealand NZD 1.68 NZD 8.41 NZD 16.81 NZD 168.12 NZD 1,681.23
South Africa ZAR 16.11 ZAR 80.54 ZAR 161.08 ZAR 1,610.76 ZAR 16,107.63
United Kingdom GBP 0.97 GBP 4.84 GBP 9.69 GBP 96.88 GBP 968.79
United States of America USD 1.18 USD 5.89 USD 11.78 USD 117.76 USD 1,177.58

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

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