Bahrain - Bahraini Dinar - Currency Guide

This is a currency guide to Bahrain, the Bahraini Dinar currency plus sending (BHD) transfers and travel tips for Bahrain.

 
 
CountryBahrain
FlagBahrain
Country CodeBH
Domestic Currency Bahraini Dinar
Currency Symbol
Currency CodeBHD
Exchange RateUSD/BHD = 0.3773
Telephone Prefix+973

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Bahraini Dinar

USD

BHD

U$ 1
0.3773
U$ 5
1.8865
U$ 10
3.7730
U$ 20
7.5460
U$ 50
18.87
U$ 100
37.73
U$ 250
94.33
U$ 500
188.65
U$ 1,000
377.30
U$ 2,000
754.60
U$ 5,000
1,887
U$ 10,000
3,773
U$ 50,000
18,865
U$ 100,000
37,730
More amounts

USD

BHD

U$ 2.6507
1
U$ 13.25
5
U$ 26.51
10
U$ 53.01
20
U$ 132.54
50
U$ 265.07
100
U$ 662.68
250
U$ 1,325
500
U$ 2,651
1,000
U$ 5,301
2,000
U$ 13,254
5,000
U$ 26,507
10,000
U$ 132,535
50,000
U$ 265,070
100,000
More amounts

To calculate specific USD/BHD amounts use our Convert USD to BHD quick calculator. To read more about the latest exchange rate trends and to compare FX provider rates view USD to BHD Rate Guide.

Bahrain Currency Info


Frequently Asked Questions


What currency should I use in Bahrain?

The domestic currency in Bahrain is the Bahraini Dinar.

What is the Bahraini Dinar currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Bahraini Dinar is BHD.

How much is U$100 US Dollars in Bahraini Dinar?

U$ 100 converts to 37.73

Which countries use the Bahraini Dinar?

It is the domestic currency in Bahrain.

Is the Bahraini Dinar a closed currency?

No, the Bahraini Dinar is freely available and convertible. See guide: What is a closed currency?


Bahraini Dinar (BHD) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to BHD exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

USD/BHD at 0.3773 was trading near AVG:0.3771 with LO:0.3761 and HI:0.3785 (90 days). There are no current rate alerts.
29-MAR 8PM-NY 30-MAR 1AM-LON 8AM-HK 11AM-SYD
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Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Bahrain

The Bahraini Dinar (BHD) is the currency of Bahrain and is pegged to the US$ at 1US=0.376BD. Plastic is generally recommended when travelling whilst most ATMs dispense cash should you need it. Currency exchange counters are also common in the capital, Manama. Try to change all your Dinars back to your local currency before you leave (the airport is always a convenient place to do this) as currency conversion can vary drastically overseas, if they exchange it at all

 

Travel money for Bahrain

Save money and time by Ordering your Bahraini Dinar online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the BHD 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 Bahraini Dinar otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.

 

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Sending money to Bahrain

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Bahrain you need to start with finding out the latest Bahraini 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 Bahrain

When sending money to Bahrain 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 Bahraini 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 BHD amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Bahrain.

Use our Send to Bahraini Dinar 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 Bahraini Dinar deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!

 

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Bahraini Dinar to US Dollar - Historical Rates

PeriodBHD/USDDate
1 Day2.656822 Mar 2020
7 Day2.648716 Mar 2020
30 Day2.653422 Feb 2020
3 Month2.651824 Dec 2019
1 Year2.656424 Mar 2019
5 Year2.651725 Mar 2015
10 Year2.655926 Mar 2010

Bahraini Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

PeriodBHD/EURDate
1 Day2.485522 Mar 2020
7 Day2.372616 Mar 2020
30 Day2.446222 Feb 2020
3 Month2.391424 Dec 2019
1 Year2.351724 Mar 2019
5 Year2.418225 Mar 2015
10 Year1.981926 Mar 2010

Bahraini Dinar to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

PeriodBHD/GBPDate
1 Day2.286322 Mar 2020
7 Day2.159216 Mar 2020
30 Day2.047222 Feb 2020
3 Month2.050324 Dec 2019
1 Year2.011624 Mar 2019
5 Year1.781725 Mar 2015
10 Year1.785426 Mar 2010

Bahraini Dinar to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

PeriodBHD/AUDDate
1 Day4.617622 Mar 2020
7 Day4.340616 Mar 2020
30 Day4.003622 Feb 2020
3 Month3.830624 Dec 2019
1 Year3.751724 Mar 2019
5 Year3.382625 Mar 2015
10 Year2.938226 Mar 2010

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