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 0.33||AUD 3.27||AUD 32.73||AUD 327.33||AUD 3,273.33|
|Canada||CAD 0.32||CAD 3.24||CAD 32.36||CAD 323.61||CAD 3,236.09|
|Ireland||EUR 0.21||EUR 2.10||EUR 21.04||EUR 210.39||EUR 2,103.86|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.35||NZD 3.49||NZD 34.92||NZD 349.17||NZD 3,491.73|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.83||ZAR 38.32||ZAR 383.20||ZAR 3,831.97||ZAR 38,319.70|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.16||GBP 1.58||GBP 15.77||GBP 157.75||GBP 1,577.49|
|United States of America||USD 0.23||USD 2.28||USD 22.85||USD 228.46||USD 2,284.57|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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