Rwanda Currency


The official currency is the Rwanda Franc (RWF), which is divided into 100 centimes. The US Dollar is the hard currency of preference. Credit cards are only accepted at the major hotels and restaurants in Kigali.

Currency Exchange Rates

Rwanda RWF 100 RWF 1,000 RWF 10,000 RWF 100,000 RWF 1,000,000
Australia AUD 0.16 AUD 1.62 AUD 16.24 AUD 162.41 AUD 1,624.11
Canada CAD 0.16 CAD 1.64 CAD 16.41 CAD 164.08 CAD 1,640.78
Ireland EUR 0.11 EUR 1.08 EUR 10.83 EUR 108.31 EUR 1,083.15
New Zealand NZD 0.17 NZD 1.73 NZD 17.28 NZD 172.84 NZD 1,728.36
South Africa ZAR 1.57 ZAR 15.68 ZAR 156.83 ZAR 1,568.28 ZAR 15,682.76
United Kingdom GBP 0.09 GBP 0.94 GBP 9.37 GBP 93.68 GBP 936.81
United States of America USD 0.12 USD 1.22 USD 12.16 USD 121.65 USD 1,216.47

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

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