Namibian Currency

Going to Namibia and needs to know the name of the Namibian money unit or just want to know how much is $5 US dollars in Namibian currency?

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


Namibian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Namibia Money

  • The local money used in Namibia is Dollar.

  • The currency symbol of the Namibian money is N$.

  • The Namibian currency code is NAD.

  • The Dollar Notes: The Namibian currency notes are made up of $10, $20, $50, $100, $200.

  • The Dollar Coins: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 Cents. Namibian Cent Coins go from 5, 10, 50 cents, $1, $5.

What is the best currency to use in Namibia? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Namibian money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in Namibia. US dollars and other major currencies like British 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 Namibia? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Namibia (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 Dollar to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check the today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Namibian 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 often changing and in most days by the minute.

Therefore it's important to check the current money exchange rate for British Pound to Namibian Dollar before ordering the Dollar you need for your next trip from British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.