Guyanese Currency

Visiting Guyana and wants to know the name of the Guyanese money unit or just need to know how much is $100 American dollars in Guyanese currency?

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


Guyanese Currency Exchange Rate Today

Guyana Money

  • The official money used in Guyana is Dollar.

  • The currency symbol of the Guyanese money is G$.

  • The Guyanese currency code is GYD.

  • The Dollar Notes: The Guyanese currency notes are made up of $20, $100, $500, $1000.

  • The Dollar Coins: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 Cents. Guyanese Cent Coins go from $1, $5, $10.

What is the best currency to use in Guyana? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Guyanese money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in Guyana. 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 Guyana? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Guyana (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 Dollar to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to check out the latest money exchange rate for US Dollar to Guyanese Dollar before buying the Dollar you need for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to British Pound?

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

It’s wise to check the today's money exchange rate for British Pound to Guyanese Dollar before buying the Dollar you require for your up coming trip from British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.