Although Hungary is part of the EU it does not use the Euro; the official currency is the Hungarian Forint (HUF). It is divided into 100 filler. Most international credit cards are accepted, and these can be used to withdraw cash from banks and ATMs, and to pay bills in hotels, restaurants and most shops. Banks usually open between 8am and 3pm on weekdays and some are open on Saturdays. ATMs and currency exchange machines are available in towns and cities throughout the country. It is advisable to retain exchange receipts for proof of legal currency exchange.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Hungary||HUF 100||HUF 1,000||HUF 10,000||HUF 100,000||HUF 1,000,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.46||AUD 4.64||AUD 46.43||AUD 464.34||AUD 4,643.40|
|Canada||CAD 0.46||CAD 4.57||CAD 45.67||CAD 456.68||CAD 4,566.85|
|Ireland||EUR 0.32||EUR 3.25||EUR 32.47||EUR 324.67||EUR 3,246.65|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.48||NZD 4.81||NZD 48.08||NZD 480.78||NZD 4,807.78|
|South Africa||ZAR 4.46||ZAR 44.63||ZAR 446.32||ZAR 4,463.23||ZAR 44,632.26|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.28||GBP 2.78||GBP 27.84||GBP 278.36||GBP 2,783.58|
|United States of America||USD 0.34||USD 3.42||USD 34.18||USD 341.75||USD 3,417.53|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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