The currency in China is the Chinese Yuan - currency code is CNY - currency symbol - Telephone prefix is +86.
When sending money to China 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 CNY transfer can be performed. You can save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Chinese Yuan deposited into the recipient account in China.
AUD/CNY Update - Thu 15:00 AEDT: The Australian Dollar is today easing down against the Chinese Yuan with the AUD/CNY at 5.2759, a drop of -0.06% but up for the last 7 days with a rise of 0.82%.
3 Month Trend: AUD/CNY is trading higher in the 3-month range [Hi:5.3343, Lo:4.9746] and for the quarter is up 6.07%.
The exchange rates below are for Sending Money Transfers to China, click here to view CNY Travel Money exchange rates instead.
Comparing FX Providers