Foreign Exchange Guide to Algeria

This currency guide to Algeria helps you choose the best way to save money on DZD transfers and travel money.    [HKD/DZD=15.42]

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

This is a foreign exchange guide to Algeria, the Algerian Dinar currency plus sending DZD transfers and travel tips.

In this Algeria currency guide we take a look at :

  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 HKD to DZD exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

HKD/DZD at 15.42 is trading 0.7% above the 90-day average 15.32 with a range 15.22 to 15.42. ALERT: HKD/DZD has risen to 90-DAY HIGHS.
24-Jan-2020 16:NY 21:LON 08:SYD+1d

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Algeria


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.


Algeria Trip Checklist    

  1. Compare DZD travel cash rates - probably why you are here!
  2. Search Hotel deals - Save on your accomodation in Algeria
  3. Lonely Planet - world's best travel guide (coupon and deals)

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).

Get a better deal for foreign transfers 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!


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Algerian Dinar to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00835619 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00837213 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00835121 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00835522 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00844520 Jan 2019
5 Year0.011321 Jan 2015
10 Year0.013822 Jan 2010

Algerian Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00753219 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00751913 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00753921 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00750722 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00743020 Jan 2019
5 Year0.00974521 Jan 2015
10 Year0.00972622 Jan 2010

Algerian Dinar to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00642519 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00644713 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00642221 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00648522 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00657120 Jan 2019
5 Year0.00747521 Jan 2015
10 Year0.00853222 Jan 2010

Algerian Dinar to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.012119 Jan 2020
7 Day0.012113 Jan 2020
30 Day0.012121 Dec 2019
3 Month0.012222 Oct 2019
1 Year0.011820 Jan 2019
5 Year0.014021 Jan 2015
10 Year0.015222 Jan 2010

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