Irish Currency

Travelling to Ireland and needs to know the name of the Irish money unit or just want to know how much is $5 US dollars in Irish currency?

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


Irish Currency Exchange Rate Today

Ireland Money

  • The local money used in Ireland is Euro.

  • The currency symbol of the Irish money is .

  • The Irish currency code is EUR.

  • The Euro Notes: The Irish currency notes are made up of €5, €10, €20, €50, €100, €200, €500.

  • The Euro Coins: 1 Euro is made up of 100 Cents. Irish Cent Coins go from 1c, 2c, 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, €1, €2.

What is the best currency to use in Ireland? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Irish money and use the local Euro as it is accepted everywhere in Ireland. American dollars and other major currencies like Stirling 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.

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

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

It’s wise to ask for the the today's currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Irish Euro before buying the Euro you require for your next trip at American Dollar to Euro Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Euro to Stirling Pound?

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

It’s important to check the today's currency exchange rate for British Pound to Irish Euro before ordering the Euro you require for your up coming trip from Stirling Pound to Euro Exchange Rate Today.