The currency in Costa Rica is the Costa Rican Colón - currency code is CRC - currency symbol - Telephone prefix is +506.
When sending money to Costa Rica 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 CRC transfer can be performed. You can save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Costa Rican Colón deposited into the recipient account in Costa Rica.
The exchange rates below are for Sending Money Transfers to Costa Rica, click here to view CRC Travel Money exchange rates instead.
Comparing FX Providers