Turk Currency

Visiting Turkey and wants to know the name of the Turk money unit or just need to know how much is $5 US dollars in Turk currency?

Use the links on this page to find out more about the local currency used in Turkey, currency symbol, notes and more.


Turk Currency Exchange Rate Today

Turkey Money

  • The official money used in Turkey is Lira.

  • The currency symbol of the Turk money is TL.

  • The Turk currency code is TRY.

  • The Lira Notes: The Turk currency notes are made up of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 TL.

  • The Lira Coins: 1 Lira is made up of 100 Kuruss. Turk Kurus Coins go from 1 Kr, 5, 10, 25, 50 Kr, 1 TL.

What is the best currency to use in Turkey? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Turk money and use the local Lira as it is accepted everywhere in Turkey. American dollars and other major currencies like Stirling 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 Turkey? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within Turkey (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 Lira to US Dollars?

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

Therefore it's wise to ask for the the today's currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Turk Lira before buying the Lira you require for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Lira Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Lira to Stirling Pound?

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

It’s wise to ask for the the today's money exchange rate for British Pound to Turk Lira before buying the Lira you need for your next trip at British Pound to Lira Exchange Rate Today.