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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 1.56||AUD 7.78||AUD 15.55||AUD 155.54||AUD 1,555.42|
|Canada||CAD 1.51||CAD 7.55||CAD 15.11||CAD 151.07||CAD 1,510.70|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.66||NZD 8.29||NZD 16.59||NZD 165.85||NZD 1,658.51|
|South Africa||ZAR 15.58||ZAR 77.89||ZAR 155.77||ZAR 1,557.73||ZAR 15,577.26|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.89||GBP 4.45||GBP 8.89||GBP 88.91||GBP 889.05|
|United States of America||USD 1.14||USD 5.69||USD 11.38||USD 113.79||USD 1,137.92|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.