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 0.32||AUD 3.19||AUD 31.87||AUD 318.69||AUD 3,186.87|
|Canada||CAD 0.30||CAD 3.03||CAD 30.29||CAD 302.93||CAD 3,029.25|
|Ireland||EUR 0.21||EUR 2.05||EUR 20.55||EUR 205.48||EUR 2,054.81|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.35||NZD 3.46||NZD 34.65||NZD 346.49||NZD 3,464.91|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.55||ZAR 35.52||ZAR 355.21||ZAR 3,552.07||ZAR 35,520.66|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.16||GBP 1.62||GBP 16.21||GBP 162.10||GBP 1,621.03|
|United States of America||USD 0.23||USD 2.34||USD 23.38||USD 233.85||USD 2,338.47|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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