German Currency

Going to Germany and needs to know the name of the German money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $5 US dollars in German currency?

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


German Currency Exchange Rate Today

Germany Money

  • The local 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? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to German money and use the local Euro as it is accepted everywhere in Germany. American dollars and other major currencies like British 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? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely 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?

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

Therefore it's wise to check out the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to German Euro before buying the Euro you need for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Euro Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Euro to Stirling Pound?

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

Therefore it's wise to check the latest currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to German Euro before ordering the Euro you require for your next trip from Stirling Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Today.