The Liberian Dollar (LDR) is the official currency of Liberia, but the United States Dollar is still widely accepted. Although the US Dollar is the best foreign currency to carry, other major currencies, like the Euro, can also be exchanged. Money can be exchanged at the international airport, at foreign exchange bureaus in Monrovia and at some banks. Credit cards are seldom if ever accepted and there are very few ATMs.
Currency Exchange Rates
|A$ 1||A$ 5||A$ 10||A$ 100||A$ 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 1.00||A$ 5.00||A$ 10.00||A$ 100.00||A$ 1,000.00|
|Canada||C$ 0.97||C$ 4.83||C$ 9.67||C$ 96.68||C$ 966.85|
|Ireland||€ 0.70||€ 3.51||€ 7.03||€ 70.29||€ 702.91|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 1.08||NZ$ 5.40||NZ$ 10.80||NZ$ 107.99||NZ$ 1,079.92|
|South Africa||R 9.48||R 47.42||R 94.84||R 948.41||R 9,484.06|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.51||£ 2.55||£ 5.10||£ 51.03||£ 510.33|
|United States of America||US$ 0.80||US$ 4.00||US$ 8.01||US$ 80.08||US$ 800.77|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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