Russian Currency

Visiting Russia and wants to know the name of the Russian money unit or just need to know how much is $1000 US dollars in Russian currency?

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


Russian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Russia Money

  • The local money used in Russia is Ruble.

  • The currency symbol of the Russian money is .

  • The Russian currency code is RUB.

  • The Ruble Notes: The Russian currency notes are made up of 5, 10, 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000 rubles.

  • The Ruble Coins: 1 Ruble is made up of 100 Kopeks. Russian Kopek Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 50 kopeks, 1, 2, 5, 10 rubles.

What is the best currency to use in Russia? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Russian money and use the local Ruble as it is accepted everywhere in Russia. 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 Russia? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Russia (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 - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Ruble to US Dollars?

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

It’s important to check out the current currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Russian Ruble before buying the Ruble you need for your next trip from American Dollar to Ruble Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Ruble to British Pound?

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

It’s wise to check the latest currency exchange rate for British Pound to Russian Ruble before ordering the Ruble you need for your up coming trip from Stirling Pound to Ruble Exchange Rate Today.