Equatorial Guinea Currency
The Central African CFA franc (XAF) is the official currency of Equatorial Guinea (along with five other central African countries). It is divided into 100 smaller units called centime. Equatorial Guinea is largely a cash economy and credit cards are seldom accepted. Foreign currency can be exchanged at hotels and banks in major cities but the process is expensive and time consuming and travellers are advised to bring funds in CFA. There are no ATMs in Equatorial Guinea.
Currency Exchange Rates
|A$ 1||A$ 5||A$ 10||A$ 100||A$ 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 1.00||A$ 5.00||A$ 10.00||A$ 100.00||A$ 1,000.00|
|Canada||C$ 0.98||C$ 4.92||C$ 9.85||C$ 98.49||C$ 984.88|
|Ireland||€ 0.72||€ 3.60||€ 7.19||€ 71.92||€ 719.18|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 1.03||NZ$ 5.15||NZ$ 10.29||NZ$ 102.92||NZ$ 1,029.21|
|South Africa||R 9.36||R 46.78||R 93.55||R 935.54||R 9,355.38|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.53||£ 2.65||£ 5.29||£ 52.93||£ 529.29|
|United States of America||US$ 0.79||US$ 3.94||US$ 7.87||US$ 78.73||US$ 787.28|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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