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 0.18 AUD 1.77 AUD 17.67 AUD 176.68 AUD 1,766.75
Canada CAD 0.17 CAD 1.68 CAD 16.79 CAD 167.94 CAD 1,679.37
Ireland EUR 0.11 EUR 1.14 EUR 11.39 EUR 113.92 EUR 1,139.16
New Zealand NZD 0.19 NZD 1.92 NZD 19.21 NZD 192.09 NZD 1,920.90
South Africa ZAR 1.97 ZAR 19.69 ZAR 196.92 ZAR 1,969.21 ZAR 19,692.13
United Kingdom GBP 0.09 GBP 0.90 GBP 8.99 GBP 89.87 GBP 898.67
United States of America USD 0.13 USD 1.30 USD 12.96 USD 129.64 USD 1,296.41

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

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