Honduran Currency

Travelling to Honduras and wants to know the name of the Honduran money unit or just want to know how much is $100 US dollars in Honduran currency?

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


Honduran Currency Exchange Rate Today

Honduras Money

  • The official 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 British 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 Honduras? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely 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 - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Lempira to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check out the latest money exchange rate for US Dollar to Honduran Lempira before purchasing the Lempira you need for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Lempira Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Lempira to British Pound?

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

It’s wise to ask for the the latest money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Honduran Lempira before buying the Lempira you require for your up coming trip from Stirling Pound to Lempira Exchange Rate Today.