Oman Currency


The currency of Oman is the Omani Rial (OMR), divided into 1,000 baisa. Foreign currency can be exchanged at banks, exchange bureaux, hotels and at the airport. Outside banking hours, moneychangers operate in the evenings and at weekends. US Dollars are recommended. American Express, MasterCard and Visa credit cards are readily accepted in large shops and hotels and by an increasing number of traders in souqs. Most banks in cities and towns have ATMs.

Currency Exchange Rates

Oman OMR 1 OMR 5 OMR 10 OMR 100 OMR 1,000
Australia AUD 3.72 AUD 18.61 AUD 37.22 AUD 372.16 AUD 3,721.56
Canada CAD 3.68 CAD 18.40 CAD 36.79 CAD 367.92 CAD 3,679.22
Ireland EUR 2.39 EUR 11.96 EUR 23.92 EUR 239.19 EUR 2,391.95
New Zealand NZD 3.97 NZD 19.85 NZD 39.70 NZD 396.99 NZD 3,969.87
South Africa ZAR 43.57 ZAR 217.84 ZAR 435.67 ZAR 4,356.70 ZAR 43,567.01
United Kingdom GBP 1.79 GBP 8.97 GBP 17.94 GBP 179.35 GBP 1,793.51
United States of America USD 2.60 USD 12.99 USD 25.97 USD 259.74 USD 2,597.40

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.

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