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Currency, Exchange, Credit Cards, ATMs in Fiji

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Currency

The official currency in Fiji is the Fijian Dollar (code FJD; symbol F$), divided into 100 cents. Notes are available in denominations of F$100, F$50, F$20, F$10, F$5 and F$2. Coins come in denominations of F$1, and 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 cents.

Foreign Currency Exchange

Foreign currencies can be exchanged at banks, money exchange bureaus, at the airport or at hotels. Recommended currencies to bring to Fiji for exchange are Australian, New Zealand and US dollars.

ATMs

Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) are available in major urban areas, mainly in Nadi, Suva and Savusavu. They accept international debit and credit cards and can be used for cash withdrawals or cash advances.

Credit Cards

Major credit cards, such as Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Diners Club, are accepted by many merchants, including hotels, resorts, larger shops, car rental and travel agencies. Some resorts and restaurants charge an additional 5% if paying by credit card. Credit cards can also be used to obtain cash advance at most Fijian banks.

Traveler's Checks

Traveler's checks can be exchanged at banks, private exchange bureaus, large hotels or duty free shops. The exchange bureaus usually don't charge a commission on cashing the checks while banks usually do.

Banking Hours

Typically banks in Fiji are open from 9:30am to 3:00pm, Monday to Thursday, and 9:30am to 4:00pm on Fridays.


Current Fijian Dollar Rates

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