Réunion is an overseas département of France and therefore, since 2002, the unit of currency is the Euro, divided into 100 cents. There are plenty of banks and ATMs on the island, and most shops and hotels accept major credit cards (though most require a minimum amount for payments). Banks are generally open on weekdays from 8am to 4pm. Most businesses are required to display their prices in their windows and restaurants and hotels should have their rates visible from the exterior.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Reunion||EUR 1||EUR 5||EUR 10||EUR 100||EUR 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.56||AUD 7.78||AUD 15.56||AUD 155.59||AUD 1,555.87|
|Canada||CAD 1.54||CAD 7.69||CAD 15.38||CAD 153.82||CAD 1,538.17|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.66||NZD 8.30||NZD 16.60||NZD 165.97||NZD 1,659.68|
|South Africa||ZAR 18.21||ZAR 91.07||ZAR 182.14||ZAR 1,821.40||ZAR 18,214.03|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.75||GBP 3.75||GBP 7.50||GBP 74.98||GBP 749.81|
|United States of America||USD 1.09||USD 5.43||USD 10.86||USD 108.59||USD 1,085.89|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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