Angolan Currency

Visiting Angola and wants to know the name of the Angolan money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $10 American dollars in Angolan currency?

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


Angolan Currency Exchange Rate Today

Angola Money

  • The official 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? Naturally 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 British 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.

Can I use my credit cards in Angola? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally 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 - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Kwanza to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to ask for the the latest money exchange rate for US Dollar to Angolan Kwanza before ordering the Kwanza you need for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Kwanza Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Kwanza to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's important to check the latest currency exchange rate for British Pound to Angolan Kwanza before purchasing the Kwanza you require for your up coming trip at British Pound to Kwanza Exchange Rate Today.