Tahiti And French Polynesia Currency
The unit of currency in French Polynesia is the French Pacific Franc (XPF), divided into 100 centimes. The exchange rate is fairly stable as it is linked to the Euro. Banks throughout the islands are open mainly on weekdays only and are the best place to change foreign currency; rates of exchange are not as good at hotels. There are ATMs on a few of the islands, but they shouldn't be relied upon. Credit cards and US currency are readily accepted on the main islands. Tourism taxes are levied for accommodation and activities.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Tahiti and French Polynesia||XPF 100||XPF 1,000||XPF 10,000||XPF 100,000||XPF 1,000,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.22||AUD 12.24||AUD 122.42||AUD 1,224.20||AUD 12,241.98|
|Canada||CAD 1.21||CAD 12.06||CAD 120.55||CAD 1,205.50||CAD 12,055.01|
|Ireland||EUR 0.84||EUR 8.36||EUR 83.61||EUR 836.14||EUR 8,361.38|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.27||NZD 12.72||NZD 127.21||NZD 1,272.06||NZD 12,720.63|
|South Africa||ZAR 13.31||ZAR 133.09||ZAR 1,330.89||ZAR 13,308.93||ZAR 133,089.34|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.70||GBP 7.00||GBP 70.00||GBP 700.02||GBP 7,000.22|
|United States of America||USD 0.93||USD 9.35||USD 93.49||USD 934.86||USD 9,348.59|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
Become our Tahiti And French Polynesia Travel Expert
We are looking for contributors for our Tahiti And French Polynesia travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Tahiti And French Polynesia or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.