Poland Currency


The official currency is Zloty (PLN), divided into 100 groszy. Poland is essentially a cash country, and it is sometimes difficult to use credit cards in the cities, and almost impossible in rural areas. Credit cards are, however, accepted in places frequented by tourists. ATMs are available in major towns and cities. Money (preferably US Dollars or Euros) can be exchanged in the cities and larger towns at banks, hotels or bureaux called 'kantors', which offer the best rates. Banks are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm and some are open on Saturday till 1pm.

Currency Exchange Rates

Poland PLN 1 PLN 5 PLN 10 PLN 100 PLN 1,000
Australia AUD 0.36 AUD 1.80 AUD 3.61 AUD 36.09 AUD 360.92
Canada CAD 0.36 CAD 1.78 CAD 3.57 CAD 35.68 CAD 356.82
Ireland EUR 0.23 EUR 1.16 EUR 2.32 EUR 23.20 EUR 231.98
New Zealand NZD 0.39 NZD 1.93 NZD 3.85 NZD 38.50 NZD 385.01
South Africa ZAR 4.23 ZAR 21.13 ZAR 42.25 ZAR 422.52 ZAR 4,225.23
United Kingdom GBP 0.17 GBP 0.87 GBP 1.74 GBP 17.39 GBP 173.94
United States of America USD 0.25 USD 1.26 USD 2.52 USD 25.19 USD 251.90

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

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