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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 1.46||AUD 7.30||AUD 14.60||AUD 146.04||AUD 1,460.40|
|Canada||CAD 1.44||CAD 7.20||CAD 14.41||CAD 144.08||CAD 1,440.85|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.51||NZD 7.57||NZD 15.14||NZD 151.38||NZD 1,513.75|
|South Africa||ZAR 16.09||ZAR 80.47||ZAR 160.95||ZAR 1,609.48||ZAR 16,094.78|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.85||GBP 4.27||GBP 8.53||GBP 85.32||GBP 853.20|
|United States of America||USD 1.10||USD 5.52||USD 11.05||USD 110.46||USD 1,104.61|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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