Kuwaiti Currency

Going on a trip to Kuwait and wants to know the name of the Kuwaiti money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $1 American dollars in Kuwaiti currency?

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


Kuwaiti Currency Exchange Rate Today

Kuwait Money

  • The local money used in Kuwait is Dinar.

  • The currency symbol of the Kuwaiti money is د.أ.

  • The Kuwaiti currency code is KWD.

  • The Dinar Notes: The Kuwaiti currency notes are made up of ¼, ½, 1, 5, 10, 20 dinars.

  • The Dinar Coins: 1 Dinar is made up of 100 Filss. Kuwaiti Fils Coins go from 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 fils.

What is the best currency to use in Kuwait? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Kuwaiti money and use the local Dinar as it is accepted everywhere in Kuwait. 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.

Can I use my credit cards in Kuwait? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Kuwait (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 Dinar to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's important to check out the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Kuwaiti Dinar before purchasing the Dinar you need for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Dinar Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dinar to Stirling Pound?

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

Therefore it's important to check out the current money exchange rate for British Pound to Kuwaiti Dinar before ordering the Dinar you need for your up coming trip at Stirling Pound to Dinar Exchange Rate Today.