Guinean Currency

Visiting Guinea and needs to know the name of the Guinean money unit or just need to know how much is $1 American dollars in Guinean currency?

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


Guinean Currency Exchange Rate Today

Guinea Money

  • The local money used in Guinea is Franc.

  • The currency symbol of the Guinean money is FG.

  • The Guinean currency code is GNF.

  • The Franc Notes: The Guinean currency notes are made up of 25, 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000, 10000 francs.

  • The Franc Coins: 1 Franc is made up of 100 Centimes. Guinean Centime Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 francs.

What is the best currency to use in Guinea? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Guinean money and use the local Franc as it is accepted everywhere in Guinea. 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.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Guinea? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Guinea (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 Franc to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to check out the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Guinean Franc before purchasing the Franc you need for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Franc Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Franc to British Pound?

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

It’s important to check the today's currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Guinean Franc before ordering the Franc you need for your up coming trip from British Pound to Franc Exchange Rate Today.