The official currency is the Haitian Gourde (HTG), divided into 100 centimes, but US Dollars and the Dominican Peso are also widely accepted. Credit cards are welcome nearly everywhere, but ATMs are scarce and the few there are in Port au Prince are often out of order. Travellers cheques are difficult to exchange.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Haiti||HTG 1||HTG 5||HTG 10||HTG 100||HTG 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.03||AUD 0.13||AUD 0.26||AUD 2.64||AUD 26.44|
|Canada||CAD 0.03||CAD 0.13||CAD 0.26||CAD 2.61||CAD 26.13|
|Ireland||EUR 0.02||EUR 0.08||EUR 0.17||EUR 1.70||EUR 16.99|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.03||NZD 0.14||NZD 0.28||NZD 2.82||NZD 28.20|
|South Africa||ZAR 0.31||ZAR 1.55||ZAR 3.09||ZAR 30.95||ZAR 309.47|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.01||GBP 0.06||GBP 0.13||GBP 1.27||GBP 12.74|
|United States of America||USD 0.02||USD 0.09||USD 0.18||USD 1.85||USD 18.45|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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