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The Euro (EUR) is the official currency in France. Currency can be exchanged at banks, bureaux de change and some large hotels, though you will get a better exchange rate at the ATMs. Major credit cards are widely accepted, particularly in major tourist destinations. Foreign currency is not accepted.
Currency Exchange Rates
|France||EUR 1||EUR 5||EUR 10||EUR 100||EUR 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.54||AUD 7.71||AUD 15.43||AUD 154.28||AUD 1,542.81|
|Canada||CAD 1.51||CAD 7.54||CAD 15.07||CAD 150.74||CAD 1,507.42|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.67||NZD 8.34||NZD 16.69||NZD 166.90||NZD 1,668.96|
|South Africa||ZAR 14.71||ZAR 73.57||ZAR 147.14||ZAR 1,471.39||ZAR 14,713.94|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.88||GBP 4.39||GBP 8.78||GBP 87.78||GBP 877.82|
|United States of America||USD 1.17||USD 5.84||USD 11.68||USD 116.81||USD 1,168.09|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.