Maldivian Currency

Visiting Maldives and needs to know the name of the Maldivian money unit or just want to know how much is $1 American dollars in Maldivian currency?

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


Maldivian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Maldives Money

  • The official money used in Maldives is Rufiyaa.

  • The currency symbol of the Maldivian money is Rf.

  • The Maldivian currency code is MVR.

  • The Rufiyaa Notes: The Maldivian currency notes are made up of Rf. 2, Rf. 5, Rf. 10, Rf. 20, Rf. 50, Rf. 100, Rf. 500.

  • The Rufiyaa Coins: 1 Rufiyaa is made up of 100 Laaris. Maldivian Laari Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 laari , Rf 1, Rf 2.

What is the best currency to use in Maldives? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Maldivian money and use the local Rufiyaa as it is accepted everywhere in Maldives. US 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.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Maldives? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Maldives (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 Rufiyaa to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's important to check the today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Maldivian Rufiyaa before purchasing the Rufiyaa you need for your next trip from American Dollar to Rufiyaa Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rufiyaa to Stirling Pound?

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

Therefore it's wise to check out the current currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Maldivian Rufiyaa before buying the Rufiyaa you need for your next trip at Stirling Pound to Rufiyaa Exchange Rate Today.