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 1.61 AUD 16.08 AUD 160.80 AUD 1,607.97
Canada CAD 0.16 CAD 1.56 CAD 15.65 CAD 156.47 CAD 1,564.66
Ireland EUR 0.11 EUR 1.12 EUR 11.18 EUR 111.80 EUR 1,118.02
New Zealand NZD 0.17 NZD 1.69 NZD 16.90 NZD 168.96 NZD 1,689.63
South Africa ZAR 1.62 ZAR 16.19 ZAR 161.88 ZAR 1,618.81 ZAR 16,188.11
United Kingdom GBP 0.10 GBP 0.97 GBP 9.74 GBP 97.36 GBP 973.63
United States of America USD 0.12 USD 1.18 USD 11.83 USD 118.35 USD 1,183.46

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

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