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 4.44||AUD 22.19||AUD 44.37||AUD 443.73||AUD 4,437.30|
|Canada||CAD 4.32||CAD 21.59||CAD 43.18||CAD 431.78||CAD 4,317.77|
|Ireland||EUR 3.09||EUR 15.43||EUR 30.85||EUR 308.52||EUR 3,085.24|
|New Zealand||NZD 4.66||NZD 23.31||NZD 46.63||NZD 466.26||NZD 4,662.64|
|South Africa||ZAR 44.67||ZAR 223.36||ZAR 446.72||ZAR 4,467.21||ZAR 44,672.11|
|United Kingdom||GBP 2.69||GBP 13.43||GBP 26.87||GBP 268.68||GBP 2,686.81|
|United States of America||USD 3.27||USD 16.33||USD 32.66||USD 326.58||USD 3,265.84|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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