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South Korea Currency

Money

The official currency is the South Korean Won (KRW). Currency can be exchanged at most banks and at casinos. Most merchants in the cities accept major credit cards but Koreans traditionally prefer cash.

ATMs at banks are usually accessible only during banking hours and instructions on the machines are generally only in Korean. Most public ATMs at convenience stores and subway stations are available 24 hours. Dollars are accepted in a limited number of major locations and hotels.


Currency Exchange Rates


South Korea KRW 1 KRW 5 KRW 10 KRW 100 KRW 1,000
Australia AUD 0.13 AUD 1.25 AUD 12.53 AUD 125.28 AUD 1,252.83
Canada CAD 0.12 CAD 1.18 CAD 11.80 CAD 117.99 CAD 1,179.94
Ireland EUR 0.08 EUR 0.78 EUR 7.81 EUR 78.09 EUR 780.89
New Zealand NZD 0.13 NZD 1.30 NZD 13.04 NZD 130.43 NZD 1,304.32
South Africa ZAR 1.26 ZAR 12.62 ZAR 126.19 ZAR 1,261.90 ZAR 12,619.03
United Kingdom GBP 0.07 GBP 0.67 GBP 6.72 GBP 67.18 GBP 671.78
United States of America USD 0.09 USD 0.89 USD 8.88 USD 88.78 USD 887.78

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.

South Korea Currency

Money

The official currency is the South Korean Won (KRW). Currency can be exchanged at most banks and at casinos. Most merchants in the cities accept major credit cards but Koreans traditionally prefer cash.

ATMs at banks are usually accessible only during banking hours and instructions on the machines are generally only in Korean. Most public ATMs at convenience stores and subway stations are available 24 hours. Dollars are accepted in a limited number of major locations and hotels.


Currency Exchange Rates


South Korea KRW 1 KRW 5 KRW 10 KRW 100 KRW 1,000
Australia AUD 0.13 AUD 1.25 AUD 12.53 AUD 125.28 AUD 1,252.83
Canada CAD 0.12 CAD 1.18 CAD 11.80 CAD 117.99 CAD 1,179.94
Ireland EUR 0.08 EUR 0.78 EUR 7.81 EUR 78.09 EUR 780.89
New Zealand NZD 0.13 NZD 1.30 NZD 13.04 NZD 130.43 NZD 1,304.32
South Africa ZAR 1.26 ZAR 12.62 ZAR 126.19 ZAR 1,261.90 ZAR 12,619.03
United Kingdom GBP 0.07 GBP 0.67 GBP 6.72 GBP 67.18 GBP 671.78
United States of America USD 0.09 USD 0.89 USD 8.88 USD 88.78 USD 887.78

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.