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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 1.58||AUD 7.89||AUD 15.79||AUD 157.87||AUD 1,578.74|
|Canada||CAD 1.51||CAD 7.54||CAD 15.08||CAD 150.79||CAD 1,507.92|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.66||NZD 8.30||NZD 16.60||NZD 166.01||NZD 1,660.12|
|South Africa||ZAR 15.27||ZAR 76.35||ZAR 152.69||ZAR 1,526.92||ZAR 15,269.17|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.87||GBP 4.37||GBP 8.75||GBP 87.47||GBP 874.66|
|United States of America||USD 1.15||USD 5.74||USD 11.48||USD 114.78||USD 1,147.84|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.