Armenian Currency

Going on a trip to Armenia and needs to know the name of the Armenian money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $1000 American dollars in Armenian currency?

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


Armenian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Armenia Money

  • The local money used in Armenia is Dram.

  • The currency symbol of the Armenian money is Դ.

  • The Armenian currency code is AMD.

  • The Dram Notes: The Armenian currency notes are made up of 1000 (hazar), 5000 (hing hazar), 10 000 (tas hazar), 20 000 (ksan hazar), 50 000 (hisun hazar), 100 000 (haryur hazar) dram.

  • The Dram Coins: 1 Dram is made up of 100 Lumas. Armenian Luma Coins go from 10 (tas), 20 (ksan), 50 (hisun), 100 (haryur), 200 (yerkuharyur), 500 (hingharyur) dram.

What is the best currency to use in Armenia? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Armenian money and use the local Dram as it is accepted everywhere in Armenia. American dollars and other major currencies like British 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 Armenia? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Armenia (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 Dram to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to check the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Armenian Dram before buying the Dram you require for your next trip at American Dollar to Dram Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dram to Stirling Pound?

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

It’s wise to ask for the the current money exchange rate for British Pound to Armenian Dram before ordering the Dram you require for your next trip from British Pound to Dram Exchange Rate Today.