Yemeni Currency

Going to Yemen and wants to know the name of the Yemeni money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $1 American dollars in Yemeni currency?

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


Yemeni Currency Exchange Rate Today

Yemen Money

  • The official money used in Yemen is Rial.

  • The currency symbol of the Yemeni money is .

  • The Yemeni currency code is YER.

  • The Rial Notes: The Yemeni currency notes are made up of 50, 100, 200, 250, 500, 1000 rials.

  • The Rial Coins: 1 Rial is made up of 100 Filss. Yemeni Fils Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 20 rials.

What is the best currency to use in Yemen? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Yemeni money and use the local Rial as it is accepted everywhere in Yemen. US 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 Yemen? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Yemen (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 Rial to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check out the current currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Yemeni Rial before ordering the Rial you need for your next trip at American Dollar to Rial Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rial to British Pound?

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

Therefore it's important to check the current money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Yemeni Rial before purchasing the Rial you require for your up coming trip at Stirling Pound to Rial Exchange Rate Today.