Angolan Currency

Going to Angola and needs to know the name of the Angolan money unit or just want to know how much is $10 American dollars in Angolan currency?

Use the links on this page to learn more about the local currency in Angola, currency symbol, notes and more.


Angolan Currency Exchange Rate Today

Angola Money

  • The local money used in Angola is Kwanza.

  • The currency symbol of the Angolan money is Kz.

  • The Angolan currency code is AOA.

  • The Kwanza Notes: The Angolan currency notes are made up of 10, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1,000, 2,000 kwanzas.

  • The Kwanza Coins: 1 Kwanza is made up of 100 Centimes. Angolan Centime Coins go from 10, 50 centimos, 1, 2, 5 kwanzas.

What is the best currency to use in Angola? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Angolan money and use the local Kwanza as it is accepted everywhere in Angola. US dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Japanese Yen are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Angola? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Angola (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Kwanza to US Dollars?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most cases minute by minute.

Therefore it's wise to ask for the the today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Angolan Kwanza before buying the Kwanza you need for your next trip at American Dollar to Kwanza Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Kwanza to British Pound?

Foreign exchange rates are always changing and in most cases by the minute.

It’s important to check the latest currency exchange rate for British Pound to Angolan Kwanza before purchasing the Kwanza you require for your next trip from British Pound to Kwanza Exchange Rate Today.