Batswana Currency

Going to Botswana and wants to know the name of the Batswana money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $1000 American dollars in Batswana currency?

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


Batswana Currency Exchange Rate Today

Botswana Money

  • The official money used in Botswana is Pula.

  • The currency symbol of the Batswana money is P.

  • The Batswana currency code is BWP.

  • The Pula Notes: The Batswana currency notes are made up of 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 pula.

  • The Pula Coins: 1 Pula is made up of 100 Thebes. Batswana Thebe Coins go from 5, 10, 25, 50 thebe, 1, 2, 5 pula.

What is the best currency to use in Botswana? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Batswana money and use the local Pula as it is accepted everywhere in Botswana. 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 Botswana? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Botswana (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 Pula to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's wise to check the current currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Batswana Pula before ordering the Pula you need for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Pula Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Pula to British Pound?

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

It’s wise to check out the latest currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Batswana Pula before ordering the Pula you require for your up coming trip at Stirling Pound to Pula Exchange Rate Today.