The official currency is the Sudanese Pound (SDG), which is divided into 100 piastres. It is advisable to bring cash, preferably in US dollars, rather than rely on credit card facilities. Receipts should be kept after changing money at banks and bureaux de change. Banking hours are from Saturday to Thursday from 8.30am to, at least, 12pm.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Sudan||SDG 1||SDG 5||SDG 10||SDG 100||SDG 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.22||AUD 1.08||AUD 2.17||AUD 21.69||AUD 216.92|
|Canada||CAD 0.21||CAD 1.07||CAD 2.14||CAD 21.40||CAD 214.01|
|Ireland||EUR 0.15||EUR 0.74||EUR 1.49||EUR 14.85||EUR 148.53|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.22||NZD 1.12||NZD 2.25||NZD 22.48||NZD 224.84|
|South Africa||ZAR 2.39||ZAR 11.95||ZAR 23.91||ZAR 239.06||ZAR 2,390.58|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.13||GBP 0.63||GBP 1.27||GBP 12.67||GBP 126.73|
|United States of America||USD 0.16||USD 0.82||USD 1.64||USD 16.41||USD 164.07|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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