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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 1.61||AUD 8.07||AUD 16.14||AUD 161.44||AUD 1,614.38|
|Canada||CAD 1.48||CAD 7.41||CAD 14.81||CAD 148.14||CAD 1,481.42|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.76||NZD 8.81||NZD 17.61||NZD 176.12||NZD 1,761.20|
|South Africa||ZAR 16.66||ZAR 83.28||ZAR 166.57||ZAR 1,665.65||ZAR 16,656.51|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.89||GBP 4.44||GBP 8.89||GBP 88.89||GBP 888.85|
|United States of America||USD 1.15||USD 5.77||USD 11.54||USD 115.42||USD 1,154.20|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.