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Israel Currency

Money

Israel's currency is the Israeli Shekel (ILS), which is divided into 100 agorot (singular is agora). Money can be changed in the small exchange bureaux found on most main streets, or at banks and hotels. ATMs are prevalent throughout the country. Most banks are open Sunday through to Friday until noon, and are open again from 4pm till 6pm on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Major credit cards are widely accepted.


Currency Exchange Rates


Israel ILS 1 ILS 5 ILS 10 ILS 100 ILS 1,000
Australia AUD 0.36 AUD 1.82 AUD 3.64 AUD 36.37 AUD 363.75
Canada CAD 0.36 CAD 1.80 CAD 3.60 CAD 35.96 CAD 359.61
Ireland EUR 0.23 EUR 1.17 EUR 2.34 EUR 23.38 EUR 233.79
New Zealand NZD 0.39 NZD 1.94 NZD 3.88 NZD 38.80 NZD 388.02
South Africa ZAR 4.26 ZAR 21.29 ZAR 42.58 ZAR 425.83 ZAR 4,258.26
United Kingdom GBP 0.18 GBP 0.88 GBP 1.75 GBP 17.53 GBP 175.30
United States of America USD 0.25 USD 1.27 USD 2.54 USD 25.39 USD 253.87

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

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