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 1.87||AUD 3.73||AUD 37.35||AUD 373.48|
|Canada||CAD 0.37||CAD 1.84||CAD 3.67||CAD 36.73||CAD 367.33|
|Ireland||EUR 0.26||EUR 1.31||EUR 2.61||EUR 26.11||EUR 261.14|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.39||NZD 1.93||NZD 3.87||NZD 38.67||NZD 386.71|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.59||ZAR 17.95||ZAR 35.90||ZAR 358.99||ZAR 3,589.93|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.22||GBP 1.12||GBP 2.24||GBP 22.39||GBP 223.89|
|United States of America||USD 0.27||USD 1.37||USD 2.75||USD 27.49||USD 274.88|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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