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Foreign Exchange Guide to Algeria

Latest market mid-rate: 1.0 =

Country Code:
Domestic Currency:
Algerian dinar
Symbol - Code:
دج DZD
Telephone Prefix:

The domestic currency in Algeria is the Algerian dinar with currency code DZD. Read this foreign exchange guide to Algeria and the Algerian dinar with money transfer and travel tips plus Algerian dinar exchange cross rates.

In this guide we review :

  1. Algerian dinar info - general info about the Algerian dinar
  2. Algerian dinar in the markets - recent DZD moves and predictions from the FX markets
  3. Travelling in Algeria - currency & money saving tips
  4. Buying Algerian dinar cash online - travel money for Algeria
  5. Sending money to Algeria - save on Algerian dinar bank transfers to Algeria
  6. Algerian dinar exchange rates - latest & historic exchange rates.

Algerian dinar (DZD) general currency information

What is the Algerian dinar currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Algerian dinar is DZD and the symbol is دج.

Which countries use the Algerian dinar?

It is the domestic currency in Algeria.

Algerian dinar (DZD) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the DZD to USD exchange rate for the previous 3 months with rate alerts for days when the exchange rate moved up or down significantly or for 30 day highs and lows.

DZD-USD 3 Month chart
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DZD currency converter

Algeria Trip Checklist   

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Travel money for Algeria

Save money and time by Ordering your Algerian dinar online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the DZD cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Algerian dinar otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Travel Money for Algeria

Compare دجDZD Cash rates


Sending money to Algeria

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Algeria you need to start with finding out the latest Algerian dinar foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Getting a better deal when sending money to Algeria

When sending money to Algeria it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Algerian dinar amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted DZD amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Algeria.

Use our Send to DZD calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Algerian dinar deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to Algeria

Compare دجDZD Transfer Rates


Algerian dinar - exchange rates - live and historic

Major DZD cross rates
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DZD/USD - Algerian dinar to U.S. dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.0085951 Week
18 May 20180.0086081 Month
19 Dec 20170.0086786 Months
17 Jun 20170.0092171 Year
17 Jun 20160.0090892 Years
18 Jun 20130.01275 Years
19 Jun 20080.016010 Years

DZD/EUR - Algerian dinar to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.0072941 Week
18 May 20180.0073021 Month
19 Dec 20170.0073316 Months
17 Jun 20170.0082321 Year
17 Jun 20160.0080602 Years
18 Jun 20130.0095185 Years
19 Jun 20080.010310 Years

DZD/GBP - Algerian dinar to British pound sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.0064081 Week
18 May 20180.0063911 Month
19 Dec 20170.0064836 Months
17 Jun 20170.0072141 Year
17 Jun 20160.0063302 Years
18 Jun 20130.0081465 Years
19 Jun 20080.00812410 Years

DZD/JPY - Algerian dinar to Japanese yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.94081 Week
18 May 20180.95381 Month
19 Dec 20170.98076 Months
17 Jun 20171.02191 Year
17 Jun 20160.94752 Years
18 Jun 20131.21415 Years
19 Jun 20081.728110 Years

DZD/AUD - Algerian dinar to Australian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.01131 Week
18 May 20180.01151 Month
19 Dec 20170.01136 Months
17 Jun 20170.01211 Year
17 Jun 20160.01232 Years
18 Jun 20130.01345 Years
19 Jun 20080.016910 Years

DZD/CAD - Algerian dinar to Canadian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.01111 Week
18 May 20180.01111 Month
19 Dec 20170.01126 Months
17 Jun 20170.01221 Year
17 Jun 20160.01172 Years
18 Jun 20130.01305 Years
19 Jun 20080.016210 Years