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What currency can be used in Aruba?

What currency can be used in Aruba?

Aruban florin
The official local currency is the Aruban Guilder (AWG), fixed to the US dollar at approximately 1.80 AWG to 1 US dollar. US dollars are accepted throughout the Island. Local currency and US dollar ATM machines (Maestro/Cirrus) are situated all over the islands.

Where can I exchange money in Antigua?

Where can I get the best Exchange rates? Banks in Antigua are generally the best place to get the most accurate and satisfactory exchange rates as businesses can determine their exchange rates ranging between EC$2.60- EC$2.70 per US$1.00. At the banks, however, the fixed rate is normally EC$2.70 per US$1.00.

How do you pay for things in Aruba?

Aruba’s currency is the florin, but the US dollar is also widely accepted. Banks also exchange other foreign currency such as Euros. Traveler’s checks are widely accepted and there is normally no charge for using them in hotels, restaurants and stores.

How much is $100 US in Aruba?

Quick Conversions from United States Dollar to Aruban Florin : 1 USD = 1.79000 AWG

$, US$ 100 Afl 179.00
$, US$ 250 Afl 447.50
$, US$ 500 Afl 895.00
$, US$ 1,000 Afl 1,790.00

How much cash should you bring to Aruba?

How much money will you need for your trip to Aruba? You should plan to spend around À468 ($260) per day on your vacation in Aruba, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, À97 ($54) on meals for one day and À46 ($26) on local transportation.

How much do you tip in Aruba?

In Aruba it’s not mandatory to tip, but it’s your choice if you do so. However, some restaurants and bars add service charge to your bill. Usually, this adds up to about 10 to 15 percent on food and beverages. If you really like the service, you can still tip, of course!

Is it cheap to eat out in Antigua?

While meal prices in Antigua and Barbuda can vary, the average cost of food in Antigua and Barbuda is EC$179 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Antigua and Barbuda should cost around EC$72 per person.

Can you use American money in Antigua?

Eastern Caribbean dollar
Antigua and Barbuda/Currencies
The official currency of Antigua is the Eastern Caribbean dollar which is fixed to the US dollar. A recent exchange rate was US$1.00 = EC$2.70. US currency (no torn bills) and major credit cards are welcome everywhere.

Is it better to use U.S. dollars in Aruba?

What currency does Aruba use? The currency on the island is the Aruba Florin. You can exchange U.S. dollars, but it isn’t necessary. Using American money in Aruba is common and widely accepted.

How much is $20 US in Aruba?

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Conversion rates US Dollar / Aruban Florin
1 USD 1.81000 AWG
5 USD 9.05000 AWG
10 USD 18.10000 AWG
20 USD 36