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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 € 1 € 5 € 10 € 100 € 1,000
Australia A$ 1.39 A$ 6.95 A$ 13.90 A$ 139.05 A$ 1,390.48
Canada C$ 1.37 C$ 6.85 C$ 13.69 C$ 136.95 C$ 1,369.46
Ireland € 1.00 € 5.00 € 10.00 € 100.00 € 1,000.00
New Zealand NZ$ 1.43 NZ$ 7.16 NZ$ 14.31 NZ$ 143.11 NZ$ 1,431.09
South Africa R 13.01 R 65.04 R 130.08 R 1,300.84 R 13,008.43
United Kingdom £ 0.74 £ 3.68 £ 7.36 £ 73.60 £ 735.96
United States of America US$ 1.09 US$ 5.47 US$ 10.95 US$ 109.47 US$ 1,094.69

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

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