Sierra Leonean Currency

Visiting Sierra Leone and needs to know the name of the Sierra Leonean money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $50 American dollars in Sierra Leonean currency?

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


Sierra Leonean Currency Exchange Rate Today

Sierra Leone Money

  • The local money used in Sierra Leone is Leone.

  • The currency symbol of the Sierra Leonean money is Le.

  • The Sierra Leonean currency code is SLL.

  • The Leone Notes: The Sierra Leonean currency notes are made up of 1000, 2000, 5000, 10 000 leones.

  • The Leone Coins: 1 Leone is made up of 100 Cents. Sierra Leonean Cent Coins go from 10, 50, 100, 500 leones.

What is the best currency to use in Sierra Leone? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Sierra Leonean money and use the local Leone as it is accepted everywhere in Sierra Leone. US dollars and other major currencies like Stirling 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.

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

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

Therefore it's wise to check the today's currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Sierra Leonean Leone before buying the Leone you require for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Leone Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Leone to British Pound?

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

It’s wise to ask for the the current currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Sierra Leonean Leone before purchasing the Leone you require for your next trip from British Pound to Leone Exchange Rate Today.