Korean Currency Won Symbol

The official money used in South Korea is Won and the Korean Won symbol is ₩.

The currencies of countries often have a currency symbol to give a visual recognition as they have distinct characters.


South Korea Money Symbol

South Korea Money Symbol

  • The local money used in South Korea is Won.

  • The currency symbol of the Korean money is .

  • The Korean currency code is KRW.

  • The Won Notes: The Korean currency notes are made up of ?1000, ?5000, ?10000, ?50000.

  • The Won Coins: 1 Won is made up of 100 Jeons. Korean Jeon Coins go from ?10, ?50, ?100, ?500.

What is the best currency to use in South Korea? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Korean money and use the local Won as it is accepted everywhere in South Korea. 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.

Are credit cards widely accepted in South Korea? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within South Korea (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 Won to Mexican Peso?

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

Therefore it's important to check the latest currency exchange rate for Mexican Peso to Korean Won before buying the Won you require for your next trip from Mexican Peso to Won Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Won to Russian Ruble?

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

It’s important to check out the today's currency exchange rate for Russian Ruble to Korean Won before purchasing the Won you need for your next trip at Russian Ruble to Won Exchange Rate Today.