St Lucia Currency
The unit of currency in Saint Lucia is the East Caribbean Dollar (XCD), which is tied to the US Dollar. The EC$ is divided into 100 cents. US dollars are also accepted at most tourist establishments and ensure a better exchange rate. ATMs are available in Castries, Rodney Bay, Soufriere and Vieux Fort. Banks are open Monday to Friday from 8am to 2pm, some are open till 5pm. Major credit cards are accepted at all large hotels, shops and restaurants. Most hotels will exchange foreign currency, and there are change bureaux in Castries.
Currency Exchange Rates
|St Lucia||XCD 1||XCD 5||XCD 10||XCD 100||XCD 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.50||AUD 2.51||AUD 5.02||AUD 50.16||AUD 501.60|
|Canada||CAD 0.48||CAD 2.38||CAD 4.77||CAD 47.68||CAD 476.79|
|Ireland||EUR 0.32||EUR 1.62||EUR 3.23||EUR 32.34||EUR 323.42|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.55||NZD 2.73||NZD 5.45||NZD 54.54||NZD 545.36|
|South Africa||ZAR 5.59||ZAR 27.95||ZAR 55.91||ZAR 559.08||ZAR 5,590.82|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.26||GBP 1.28||GBP 2.55||GBP 25.51||GBP 255.14|
|United States of America||USD 0.37||USD 1.84||USD 3.68||USD 36.81||USD 368.07|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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