Hong Kong Currency

Going on a trip to Hong Kong and needs to know the name of the Hong Kong money unit or just need to know how much is $5 US dollars in Hong Kong currency?

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


Hong Kong Currency Exchange Rate Today

Hong Kong Money

  • The official money used in Hong Kong is Dollar.

  • The currency symbol of the Hong Kong money is HK$.

  • The Hong Kong currency code is HKD.

  • The Dollar Notes: The Hong Kong currency notes are made up of $10, $20, $50, $100, $500, $1,000.

  • The Dollar Coins: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 Cents. Hong Kong Cent Coins go from 10¢, 20¢, 50¢, $1, $2, $5, $10.

What is the best currency to use in Hong Kong? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Hong Kong money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in Hong Kong. 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 Hong Kong? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Hong Kong (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 cases by the minute.

Therefore it's important to check the today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Hong Kong Dollar before purchasing the Dollar you need for your up coming trip at 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.

It’s important to check out the today's money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Hong Kong Dollar before ordering the Dollar you require for your next trip from British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.