Syrian Currency

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

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


Syrian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Syria Money

  • The local money used in Syria is Pound.

  • The currency symbol of the Syrian money is £.

  • The Syrian currency code is SYP.

  • The Pound Notes: The Syrian currency notes are made up of 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000 pounds.

  • The Pound Coins: 1 Pound is made up of 100 Piastres. Syrian Piastre Coins go from 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 pounds.

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

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

It’s important to ask for the the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Syrian Pound before buying the Pound you require for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Pound Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Pound to Stirling Pound?

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

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