Faroese Currency

Travelling to Faroe Islands and wants to know the name of the Faroese money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $5 US dollars in Faroese currency?

Use the links on this page to find out more about the local currency in Faroe Islands, currency symbol, notes and more.


Faroese Currency Exchange Rate Today

Faroe Islands Money

  • The official money used in Faroe Islands is Krone.

  • The currency symbol of the Faroese money is kr.

  • The Faroese currency code is DKK.

  • The Krone Notes: The Faroese currency notes are made up of 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000 kroner.

  • The Krone Coins: 1 Krone is made up of 100 Ores. Faroese Ore Coins go from 50 øre, 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 kroner.

What is the best currency to use in Faroe Islands? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Faroese money and use the local Krone as it is accepted everywhere in Faroe Islands. American 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 Faroe Islands? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Faroe Islands (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 Krone to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's wise to ask for the the latest money exchange rate for US Dollar to Faroese Krone before buying the Krone you need for your next trip at American Dollar to Krone Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Krone to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's important to check the latest currency exchange rate for British Pound to Faroese Krone before buying the Krone you require for your next trip at British Pound to Krone Exchange Rate Today.