Honduran Currency

Visiting Honduras and needs to know the name of the Honduran money unit or just want to know how much is $50 US dollars in Honduran currency?

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


Honduran Currency Exchange Rate Today

Honduras Money

  • The local money used in Honduras is Lempira.

  • The currency symbol of the Honduran money is L.

  • The Honduran currency code is HNL.

  • The Lempira Notes: The Honduran currency notes are made up of L1, L2, L5, L10, L20, L50, L100, L500.

  • The Lempira Coins: 1 Lempira is made up of 100 Centavos. Honduran Centavo Coins go from 10, 20, 50 centavos.

What is the best currency to use in Honduras? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Honduran money and use the local Lempira as it is accepted everywhere in Honduras. 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.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Honduras? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Honduras (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 Lempira to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's wise to check the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Honduran Lempira before buying the Lempira you require for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Lempira Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Lempira to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's wise to check the latest money exchange rate for British Pound to Honduran Lempira before ordering the Lempira you need for your up coming trip at Stirling Pound to Lempira Exchange Rate Today.