Kuwait's currency is the Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD). Major credit cards are widely accepted. Currency is best taken in US Dollars or British Pounds, with the Indian Rupee (INR) also easy to exchange. There are banks with foreign exchange facilities in the large centres and ATMs are plentiful. Many banks are open from 8am to 3pm from Sunday to Thursday, but some banks have more varied hours. ATMs are usually open 24 hours.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Kuwait||KWD 1||KWD 5||KWD 10||KWD 100||KWD 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 4.45||AUD 22.26||AUD 44.52||AUD 445.18||AUD 4,451.83|
|Canada||CAD 4.38||CAD 21.89||CAD 43.78||CAD 437.84||CAD 4,378.44|
|Ireland||EUR 3.11||EUR 15.56||EUR 31.13||EUR 311.27||EUR 3,112.71|
|New Zealand||NZD 4.61||NZD 23.05||NZD 46.09||NZD 460.94||NZD 4,609.44|
|South Africa||ZAR 42.79||ZAR 213.95||ZAR 427.91||ZAR 4,279.10||ZAR 42,790.96|
|United Kingdom||GBP 2.67||GBP 13.34||GBP 26.69||GBP 266.87||GBP 2,668.74|
|United States of America||USD 3.28||USD 16.38||USD 32.77||USD 327.65||USD 3,276.54|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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