Guyanese Currency

Travelling to Guyana and needs to know the name of the Guyanese money unit or just want to know how much is $1000 US dollars in Guyanese currency?

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


Guyanese Currency Exchange Rate Today

Guyana Money

  • The local 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. American dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Swiss Franc 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 - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to ask for the the today's currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Guyanese Dollar before purchasing the Dollar you require 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 always changing and in most cases minute by minute.

Therefore it's important to check out the current currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Guyanese Dollar before purchasing the Dollar you require for your next trip at Stirling Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.