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Qatar Currency

Money

The official currency is the Qatari Riyal (QAR), which divides into 100 dirhams. Money can be exchanged at banks, the airport and exchange dealers. The main bank branches are on Grand Hamad Street in Doha. Banks are open Saturday to Thursday 8am to 1pm and some are open into the evening. ATMs are available on the main streets of the cities and towns, at banks and in shopping malls. Most shops, hotels and restaurants accept international credit cards.


Currency Exchange Rates


Qatar QAR 1 QAR 5 QAR 10 QAR 100 QAR 1,000
Australia AUD 0.39 AUD 1.97 AUD 3.94 AUD 39.35 AUD 393.52
Canada CAD 0.39 CAD 1.95 CAD 3.89 CAD 38.90 CAD 389.04
Ireland EUR 0.25 EUR 1.26 EUR 2.53 EUR 25.29 EUR 252.93
New Zealand NZD 0.42 NZD 2.10 NZD 4.20 NZD 41.98 NZD 419.77
South Africa ZAR 4.61 ZAR 23.03 ZAR 46.07 ZAR 460.68 ZAR 4,606.78
United Kingdom GBP 0.19 GBP 0.95 GBP 1.90 GBP 18.96 GBP 189.65
United States of America USD 0.27 USD 1.37 USD 2.75 USD 27.46 USD 274.65

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

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