Barbadian Currency

Going on a trip to Barbados and wants to know the name of the Barbadian money unit or just need to know how much is $1 American dollars in Barbadian currency?

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


Barbadian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Barbados Money

  • The official money used in Barbados is Dollar.

  • The currency symbol of the Barbadian money is $.

  • The Barbadian currency code is BBD.

  • The Dollar Notes: The Barbadian currency notes are made up of $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100.

  • The Dollar Coins: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 Cents. Barbadian Cent Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 25 cents, $1.

What is the best currency to use in Barbados? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Barbadian money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in Barbados. American 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 Barbados? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Barbados (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 Dollar to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to ask for the the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Barbadian Dollar before ordering the Dollar you require for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to British Pound?

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

It’s important to ask for the the current currency exchange rate for British Pound to Barbadian Dollar before buying the Dollar you need for your up coming trip from British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.