German Currency

Travelling to Germany and needs to know the name of the German money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $10 American dollars in German currency?

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


German Currency Exchange Rate Today

Germany Money

  • The official money used in Germany is Euro.

  • The currency symbol of the German money is .

  • The German currency code is EUR.

  • The Euro Notes: The German currency notes are made up of €5, €10, €20, €50, €100, €200, €500.

  • The Euro Coins: 1 Euro is made up of 100 Cents. German Cent Coins go from 1c, 2c, 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, €1, €2.

What is the best currency to use in Germany? obviously it is best to convert your currency to German money and use the local Euro as it is accepted everywhere in Germany. 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.

Can I use my credit cards in Germany? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Germany (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 Euro to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's important to check the latest money exchange rate for US Dollar to German Euro before purchasing the Euro you require for your next trip from American Dollar to Euro Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Euro to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's wise to ask for the the today's money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to German Euro before ordering the Euro you require for your next trip from British Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Today.