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 4.39||AUD 21.97||AUD 43.93||AUD 439.32||AUD 4,393.22|
|Canada||CAD 4.44||CAD 22.19||CAD 44.38||CAD 443.83||CAD 4,438.30|
|Ireland||EUR 2.93||EUR 14.65||EUR 29.30||EUR 292.99||EUR 2,929.91|
|New Zealand||NZD 4.68||NZD 23.38||NZD 46.75||NZD 467.52||NZD 4,675.22|
|South Africa||ZAR 42.42||ZAR 212.11||ZAR 424.22||ZAR 4,242.18||ZAR 42,421.85|
|United Kingdom||GBP 2.53||GBP 12.67||GBP 25.34||GBP 253.41||GBP 2,534.06|
|United States of America||USD 3.29||USD 16.45||USD 32.91||USD 329.06||USD 3,290.56|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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