Omani Currency

Going on a trip to Oman and needs to know the name of the Omani money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $5 US dollars in Omani currency?

Use the links on this page to understand more about the local money used in Oman, currency symbol, notes and more.


Omani Currency Exchange Rate Today

Oman Money

  • The official money used in Oman is Rial.

  • The currency symbol of the Omani money is ر.ع..

  • The Omani currency code is OMR.

  • The Rial Notes: The Omani currency notes are made up of 100, 200 baisa, ½, 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 rials.

  • The Rial Coins: 1 Rial is made up of 100 Baisas. Omani Baisa Coins go from 5, 10, 25, 50 baisa.

What is the best currency to use in Oman? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Omani money and use the local Rial as it is accepted everywhere in Oman. 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.

Can I use my credit cards in Oman? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Oman (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 Rial to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Omani Rial before buying the Rial you require for your next trip at American Dollar to Rial Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rial to British Pound?

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

It’s important to ask for the the current money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Omani Rial before purchasing the Rial you require for your up coming trip from British Pound to Rial Exchange Rate Today.