The official currency is the Norwegian Krone (NOK), divided into 100 ore. Larger establishments accept major credit cards. Use of credit cards is widespread, with Eurocard/Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Diners Club being the most common. Foreign currency can be exchanged at banks and major post offices, as well as many hotels and travel agents, although for poorer rates. ATMs are available in all towns and cities.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Norway||NOK 1||NOK 5||NOK 10||NOK 100||NOK 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.16||AUD 0.82||AUD 1.65||AUD 16.46||AUD 164.62|
|Canada||CAD 0.16||CAD 0.78||CAD 1.55||CAD 15.50||CAD 155.04|
|Ireland||EUR 0.10||EUR 0.51||EUR 1.03||EUR 10.26||EUR 102.61|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.17||NZD 0.86||NZD 1.71||NZD 17.14||NZD 171.38|
|South Africa||ZAR 1.66||ZAR 8.29||ZAR 16.58||ZAR 165.81||ZAR 1,658.10|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.09||GBP 0.44||GBP 0.88||GBP 8.83||GBP 88.27|
|United States of America||USD 0.12||USD 0.58||USD 1.17||USD 11.67||USD 116.65|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.