Greek Currency

Travelling to Greece and wants to know the name of the Greek money unit or just want to know how much is $5 American dollars in Greek currency?

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


Greek Currency Exchange Rate Today

Greece Money

  • The official 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? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Greek money and use the local Euro as it is accepted everywhere in Greece. American 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 Greece? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally 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 - 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 days minute by minute.

It’s wise to check the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Greek Euro before ordering the Euro you need for your next 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 days by the minute.

Therefore it's wise to check out the current money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Greek Euro before buying the Euro you need for your up coming trip at British Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Today.