The Leu (RON) is the official currency, which is divided into 100 bani. Money can be exchanged at banks, international airports, hotels, or authorised exchange offices (casa de schimb or birou de schimb valutar). ATMs are available at large banks, airports, and shopping centres in cities. American Express, MasterCard, and Visa are accepted in the main cities. It is recommended to travel with some cash in case of difficulty using credit cards.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Romania||RON 1||RON 5||RON 10||RON 100||RON 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.34||AUD 1.69||AUD 3.38||AUD 33.83||AUD 338.30|
|Canada||CAD 0.32||CAD 1.59||CAD 3.19||CAD 31.86||CAD 318.62|
|Ireland||EUR 0.21||EUR 1.05||EUR 2.11||EUR 21.09||EUR 210.86|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.35||NZD 1.76||NZD 3.52||NZD 35.22||NZD 352.21|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.41||ZAR 17.04||ZAR 34.08||ZAR 340.75||ZAR 3,407.54|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.18||GBP 0.91||GBP 1.81||GBP 18.14||GBP 181.40|
|United States of America||USD 0.24||USD 1.20||USD 2.40||USD 23.97||USD 239.73|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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