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 0.36||AUD 1.80||AUD 3.59||AUD 35.93||AUD 359.30|
|Canada||CAD 0.35||CAD 1.77||CAD 3.54||CAD 35.38||CAD 353.81|
|Ireland||EUR 0.25||EUR 1.23||EUR 2.45||EUR 24.54||EUR 245.40|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.37||NZD 1.87||NZD 3.73||NZD 37.33||NZD 373.35|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.91||ZAR 19.53||ZAR 39.06||ZAR 390.61||ZAR 3,906.14|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.21||GBP 1.03||GBP 2.05||GBP 20.55||GBP 205.45|
|United States of America||USD 0.27||USD 1.37||USD 2.74||USD 27.44||USD 274.38|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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