Djiboutain Currency

Visiting Djibouti and needs to know the name of the Djiboutain money unit or just want to know how much is $5 US dollars in Djiboutain currency?

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


Djiboutain Currency Exchange Rate Today

Djibouti Money

  • The local money used in Djibouti is Franc.

  • The currency symbol of the Djiboutain money is Fdj.

  • The Djiboutain currency code is DJF.

  • The Franc Notes: The Djiboutain currency notes are made up of 1000, 2000, 5000, 10,000 Fdj.

  • The Franc Coins: 1 Franc is made up of 100 Centimes. Djiboutain Centime Coins go from 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 Fdj.

What is the best currency to use in Djibouti? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Djiboutain money and use the local Franc as it is accepted everywhere in Djibouti. 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.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Djibouti? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Djibouti (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 Franc to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check out the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Djiboutain Franc before ordering the Franc you need for your next trip from American Dollar to Franc Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Franc to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's important to ask for the the current money exchange rate for British Pound to Djiboutain Franc before buying the Franc you require for your up coming trip at British Pound to Franc Exchange Rate Today.