• Doha


Qatar Currency


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 0.37 AUD 1.83 AUD 3.67 AUD 36.70 AUD 366.96
Canada CAD 0.37 CAD 1.85 CAD 3.71 CAD 37.07 CAD 370.72
Ireland EUR 0.24 EUR 1.22 EUR 2.45 EUR 24.47 EUR 244.73
New Zealand NZD 0.39 NZD 1.95 NZD 3.91 NZD 39.05 NZD 390.51
South Africa ZAR 3.54 ZAR 17.72 ZAR 35.43 ZAR 354.34 ZAR 3,543.41
United Kingdom GBP 0.21 GBP 1.06 GBP 2.12 GBP 21.17 GBP 211.66
United States of America USD 0.27 USD 1.37 USD 2.75 USD 27.49 USD 274.85

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

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