Greek Currency

Visiting Greece and needs to know the name of the Greek money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $1000 US dollars in Greek currency?

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


Greek Currency Exchange Rate Today

Greece Money

  • The local money used in Greece is Euro.

  • The currency symbol of the Greek money is .

  • The Greek currency code is EUR.

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

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

What is the best currency to use in Greece? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Greek money and use the local Euro as it is accepted everywhere in Greece. US 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.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Greece? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Greece (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 Euro 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 current currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Greek Euro before ordering 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 British Pound?

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

It’s important to check the current money exchange rate for British Pound to Greek Euro before purchasing the Euro you need for your up coming trip from Stirling Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Today.