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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 1.57||AUD 7.85||AUD 15.70||AUD 157.00||AUD 1,570.04|
|Canada||CAD 1.56||CAD 7.80||CAD 15.60||CAD 156.03||CAD 1,560.31|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.68||NZD 8.39||NZD 16.78||NZD 167.85||NZD 1,678.45|
|South Africa||ZAR 14.74||ZAR 73.68||ZAR 147.37||ZAR 1,473.66||ZAR 14,736.60|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.88||GBP 4.41||GBP 8.83||GBP 88.26||GBP 882.59|
|United States of America||USD 1.23||USD 6.16||USD 12.32||USD 123.20||USD 1,231.98|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.