The currency in Benin is the West African Franc - currency code is XOF - currency symbol - Telephone prefix is +229.
When sending money to Benin it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those of our partner money transfer providers below. To get a better deal you 1. Open an account with a provider (id docs may be required), 2. Transfer the required AUD amount to their local bank account, 3. Once your AUD funds are received by the provider the XOF transfer can be performed. You can save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more West African Franc deposited into the recipient account in Benin.
The exchange rates below are for buying Sending Money Transfers to Benin, click here to view XOF Travel Money exchange rates instead.
Comparing FX Providers