Icelander Currency

Going to Iceland and needs to know the name of the Icelander money unit or just want to know how much is $1 American dollars in Icelander currency?

Use the links on this page to find out more about the local currency in Iceland, currency symbol, notes and more.


Icelander Currency Exchange Rate Today

Iceland Money

  • The official money used in Iceland is Krona.

  • The currency symbol of the Icelander money is kr.

  • The Icelander currency code is ISK.

  • The Krona Notes: The Icelander currency notes are made up of 500, 1000, 2000, 5000 krónur.

  • The Krona Coins: 1 Krona is made up of 100 Eyrirs. Icelander Eyrir Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 50, 100 krónur.

What is the best currency to use in Iceland? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Icelander money and use the local Krona as it is accepted everywhere in Iceland. 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 Iceland? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Iceland (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 Krona to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to ask for the the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Icelander Krona before buying the Krona you need for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Krona Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Krona to Stirling Pound?

Foreign exchange rates are often changing and in most cases by the minute.

It’s important to check the current currency exchange rate for British Pound to Icelander Krona before purchasing the Krona you require for your up coming trip at British Pound to Krona Exchange Rate Today.