The official currency is the Lebanese Pound (LBP), which is divided into 100 piastres. The Lebanese Pound is locally known as the Lira. ATM machines are widely available in Lebanon except in isolated towns and cash can be withdrawn from banks during business hours. Credits cards are widely used.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Lebanon||LBP 100||LBP 1,000||LBP 10,000||LBP 100,000||LBP 1,000,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.09||AUD 0.85||AUD 8.53||AUD 85.32||AUD 853.16|
|Canada||CAD 0.08||CAD 0.84||CAD 8.40||CAD 84.01||CAD 840.13|
|Ireland||EUR 0.06||EUR 0.58||EUR 5.83||EUR 58.27||EUR 582.71|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.09||NZD 0.89||NZD 8.87||NZD 88.65||NZD 886.51|
|South Africa||ZAR 0.93||ZAR 9.28||ZAR 92.75||ZAR 927.51||ZAR 9,275.13|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.05||GBP 0.49||GBP 4.88||GBP 48.79||GBP 487.85|
|United States of America||USD 0.07||USD 0.65||USD 6.52||USD 65.15||USD 651.51|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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