The Pakistani Rupee (PKR) is divided into 100 paise. Travellers cheques (best carried in US Dollars or Pounds Sterling) are accepted at most banks, four and five star hotels and major shops. Larger shops and hotels accept credit cards, mostly American Express. Bank hours are from 9am to 1:30pm Monday to Saturday, but close at 12:30pm on Fridays. Bargaining is expected in street markets and small stores.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Pakistan||PKR 100||PKR 1,000||PKR 10,000||PKR 100,000||PKR 1,000,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.36||AUD 13.57||AUD 135.75||AUD 1,357.46||AUD 13,574.61|
|Canada||CAD 1.34||CAD 13.42||CAD 134.20||CAD 1,342.02||CAD 13,420.18|
|Ireland||EUR 0.87||EUR 8.72||EUR 87.25||EUR 872.48||EUR 8,724.77|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.45||NZD 14.48||NZD 144.80||NZD 1,448.03||NZD 14,480.34|
|South Africa||ZAR 15.89||ZAR 158.91||ZAR 1,589.13||ZAR 15,891.33||ZAR 158,913.31|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.65||GBP 6.54||GBP 65.42||GBP 654.19||GBP 6,541.92|
|United States of America||USD 0.95||USD 9.47||USD 94.74||USD 947.42||USD 9,474.18|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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