Saudi Arabia Currency


The Saudi currency is the Riyal (SAR), divided into 100 halala. Foreign currency can be changed at banks and exchange bureaux. Banking hours are generally Saturday to Wednesday from 8am to 12pm and 4pm to 8pm. All major credit cards are accepted at shops, hotels and restaurants in Saudi Arabia. ATMs are widely available.

Currency Exchange Rates

Saudi Arabia SAR 1 SAR 5 SAR 10 SAR 100 SAR 1,000
Australia AUD 0.35 AUD 1.76 AUD 3.52 AUD 35.20 AUD 352.02
Canada CAD 0.35 CAD 1.74 CAD 3.47 CAD 34.73 CAD 347.30
Ireland EUR 0.24 EUR 1.21 EUR 2.41 EUR 24.10 EUR 241.04
New Zealand NZD 0.36 NZD 1.82 NZD 3.65 NZD 36.49 NZD 364.88
South Africa ZAR 3.88 ZAR 19.40 ZAR 38.79 ZAR 387.95 ZAR 3,879.49
United Kingdom GBP 0.21 GBP 1.03 GBP 2.06 GBP 20.57 GBP 205.66
United States of America USD 0.27 USD 1.33 USD 2.66 USD 26.63 USD 266.25

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

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