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 4.36||AUD 21.78||AUD 43.56||AUD 435.62||AUD 4,356.18|
|Canada||CAD 4.30||CAD 21.49||CAD 42.98||CAD 429.79||CAD 4,297.86|
|Ireland||EUR 2.98||EUR 14.91||EUR 29.83||EUR 298.29||EUR 2,982.87|
|New Zealand||NZD 4.52||NZD 22.58||NZD 45.15||NZD 451.53||NZD 4,515.32|
|South Africa||ZAR 48.01||ZAR 240.04||ZAR 480.09||ZAR 4,800.86||ZAR 48,008.57|
|United Kingdom||GBP 2.54||GBP 12.72||GBP 25.45||GBP 254.50||GBP 2,544.98|
|United States of America||USD 3.29||USD 16.47||USD 32.95||USD 329.49||USD 3,294.89|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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