The official currency is the Comoros Franc (KMF), which is divided into 100 centimes. Its value is tied to the Euro and many major tourist establishments accept Euros as payment. In towns, foreign currency can be exchanged at banks on Grande Comore (Ngazidja), but banking facilities are limited on the other islands. Banks are open on weekday mornings only, from 7am to 12pm. The acceptance of credit cards is limited to a few upmarket hotels.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Comoros||KMF 100||KMF 1,000||KMF 10,000||KMF 100,000||KMF 1,000,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.30||AUD 3.05||AUD 30.47||AUD 304.70||AUD 3,046.95|
|Canada||CAD 0.30||CAD 3.02||CAD 30.17||CAD 301.71||CAD 3,017.08|
|Ireland||EUR 0.21||EUR 2.06||EUR 20.60||EUR 206.02||EUR 2,060.19|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.33||NZD 3.34||NZD 33.36||NZD 333.61||NZD 3,336.12|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.48||ZAR 34.75||ZAR 347.52||ZAR 3,475.23||ZAR 34,752.35|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.16||GBP 1.59||GBP 15.93||GBP 159.32||GBP 1,593.17|
|United States of America||USD 0.23||USD 2.26||USD 22.63||USD 226.27||USD 2,262.70|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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