Argentine Currency

Travelling to Argentina and needs to know the name of the Argentine money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $10 US dollars in Argentine currency?

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


Argentine Currency Exchange Rate Today

Argentina Money

  • The official money used in Argentina is Peso.

  • The currency symbol of the Argentine money is $.

  • The Argentine currency code is ARS.

  • The Peso Notes: The Argentine currency notes are made up of 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 pesos.

  • The Peso Coins: 1 Peso is made up of 100 Centavos. Argentine Centavo Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 centavos, 1 peso.

What is the best currency to use in Argentina? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Argentine money and use the local Peso as it is accepted everywhere in Argentina. US dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Swiss Franc 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 Argentina? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Argentina (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 Peso 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 today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Argentine Peso before ordering the Peso you need for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Peso Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Peso to Stirling Pound?

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

It’s important to ask for the the current currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Argentine Peso before purchasing the Peso you need for your next trip from Stirling Pound to Peso Exchange Rate Today.