Pakistani Currency

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

Use the links on this page to learn more about the local currency in Pakistan, currency symbol, notes and more.


Pakistani Currency Exchange Rate Today

Pakistan Money

  • The official money used in Pakistan is Rupee.

  • The currency symbol of the Pakistani money is Rs.

  • The Pakistani currency code is PKR.

  • The Rupee Notes: The Pakistani currency notes are made up of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000 rupees.

  • The Rupee Coins: 1 Rupee is made up of 100 Paisas. Pakistani Paisa Coins go from 1, 2, 5 rupees.

What is the best currency to use in Pakistan? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Pakistani money and use the local Rupee as it is accepted everywhere in Pakistan. 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 Pakistan? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Pakistan (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 Rupee to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's important to check out the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Pakistani Rupee before ordering the Rupee you require for your next trip from American Dollar to Rupee Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rupee to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's wise to check the latest money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Pakistani Rupee before buying the Rupee you require for your next trip from Stirling Pound to Rupee Exchange Rate Today.