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France Currency

Money

The Euro (EUR) is the official currency in France. Currency can be exchanged at banks, bureaux de change and some large hotels, though you will get a better exchange rate at the ATMs. Major credit cards are widely accepted, particularly in major tourist destinations. Foreign currency is not accepted.


Currency Exchange Rates


France EUR 1 EUR 5 EUR 10 EUR 100 EUR 1,000
Australia AUD 1.55 AUD 7.75 AUD 15.51 AUD 155.09 AUD 1,550.93
Canada CAD 1.47 CAD 7.37 CAD 14.74 CAD 147.42 CAD 1,474.22
Ireland EUR 1.00 EUR 5.00 EUR 10.00 EUR 100.00 EUR 1,000.00
New Zealand NZD 1.69 NZD 8.43 NZD 16.86 NZD 168.62 NZD 1,686.24
South Africa ZAR 17.29 ZAR 86.43 ZAR 172.87 ZAR 1,728.66 ZAR 17,286.56
United Kingdom GBP 0.79 GBP 3.94 GBP 7.89 GBP 78.89 GBP 788.89
United States of America USD 1.14 USD 5.69 USD 11.38 USD 113.80 USD 1,138.04

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

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