Tongan Currency

Travelling to Tonga and wants to know the name of the Tongan money unit or just need to know how much is $50 US dollars in Tongan currency?

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


Tongan Currency Exchange Rate Today

Tonga Money

  • The official money used in Tonga is Pa'anga.

  • The currency symbol of the Tongan money is T$.

  • The Tongan currency code is TOP.

  • The Pa'anga Notes: The Tongan currency notes are made up of T$1, T$2, T$5, T$10, T$20, T$50, T$100.

  • The Pa'anga Coins: 1 Pa'anga is made up of 100 Senitis. Tongan Seniti Coins go from 1¢, 2¢, 5¢, 10¢, 20¢, 50¢.

What is the best currency to use in Tonga? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Tongan money and use the local Pa'anga as it is accepted everywhere in Tonga. American dollars and other major currencies like British 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 Tonga? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Tonga (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 Pa'anga to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check the today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Tongan Pa'anga before ordering the Pa'anga you require for your next trip from American Dollar to Pa'anga Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Pa'anga to Stirling Pound?

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

Therefore it's important to ask for the the today's money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Tongan Pa'anga before buying the Pa'anga you require for your up coming trip at Stirling Pound to Pa'anga Exchange Rate Today.