Vanuatu Currency


The unit of currency in Vanuatu is the Vatu (VUV), although Australian Dollars are widely accepted in Port Vila. The Vatu has no subdivisions. Exchange facilities are readily available at banks and kiosks in Port Vila. Banking services are sophisticated and major credit and debit cards, as well as travellers cheques, are widely accepted in Port Vila and Luganville, but cash is required in the countryside away from tourist resorts. MasterCard and Visa are the most widely accepted. There are ATMs accepting most international cards in Port Vila. Banking hours are generally weekdays between 8am and 4pm.

Currency Exchange Rates

Vanuatu VUV 100 VUV 1,000 VUV 10,000 VUV 100,000 VUV 1,000,000
Australia AUD 1.28 AUD 12.80 AUD 128.04 AUD 1,280.43 AUD 12,804.29
Canada CAD 1.27 CAD 12.66 CAD 126.59 CAD 1,265.86 CAD 12,658.62
Ireland EUR 0.82 EUR 8.23 EUR 82.30 EUR 822.97 EUR 8,229.67
New Zealand NZD 1.37 NZD 13.66 NZD 136.59 NZD 1,365.86 NZD 13,658.62
South Africa ZAR 14.99 ZAR 149.90 ZAR 1,498.95 ZAR 14,989.54 ZAR 149,895.44
United Kingdom GBP 0.62 GBP 6.17 GBP 61.71 GBP 617.07 GBP 6,170.69
United States of America USD 0.89 USD 8.94 USD 89.37 USD 893.66 USD 8,936.55

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

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