Sri Lanka Currency
The unit of currency is the Sri Lanka Rupee (LKR), which is divided into 100 cents. Major credit cards are widely accepted in major cities. ATMs are becoming more common, but outside the main cities they are unlikely to accept international cards. Credit cards should be used with caution due to the potential for fraud. Foreign currency can be exchanged at bureaux de change, banks and hotels. Banks are closed on Sundays.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Sri Lanka||LKR 100||LKR 1,000||LKR 10,000||LKR 100,000||LKR 1,000,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.88||AUD 8.81||AUD 88.08||AUD 880.76||AUD 8,807.62|
|Canada||CAD 0.87||CAD 8.67||CAD 86.73||CAD 867.31||CAD 8,673.11|
|Ireland||EUR 0.60||EUR 6.02||EUR 60.16||EUR 601.57||EUR 6,015.68|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.92||NZD 9.15||NZD 91.52||NZD 915.20||NZD 9,151.99|
|South Africa||ZAR 9.58||ZAR 95.75||ZAR 957.53||ZAR 9,575.26||ZAR 95,752.57|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.50||GBP 5.04||GBP 50.36||GBP 503.64||GBP 5,036.39|
|United States of America||USD 0.67||USD 6.73||USD 67.26||USD 672.59||USD 6,725.94|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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