Foreign Exchange Guide to Djibouti

This currency guide to Djibouti helps you choose the best way to save money on DJF transfers and travel money.    [USD/DJF=178]

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Djiboutian Franc
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Djibouti, the Djiboutian Franc currency plus sending DJF transfers and travel tips.

In this Djibouti currency guide we take a look at :

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

Djiboutian Franc (DJF) general currency information

What is the Djiboutian Franc currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Djiboutian Franc is DJF and the symbol is Fdj.

Which countries use the Djiboutian Franc?

It is the domestic currency in Djibouti.

Djiboutian Franc (DJF) in the markets

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

USD/DJF at 178 is trading near the 90-day average 178.02 with a range 177.98 to 178.5. ALERT: USD/DJF has dropped to 90-DAY LOWS.
17-Jan-2020 16:NY 21:LON 08:SYD+1d

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Djibouti


Travel money for Djibouti


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


Djibouti Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Djibouti

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

When sending money to Djibouti 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 Djiboutian Franc 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 DJF amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Djibouti.

Use our Send to DJF 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 Djiboutian Franc deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Djiboutian Franc to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00561812 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00561606 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00561814 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00561715 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00561813 Jan 2019
5 Year0.00563514 Jan 2015
10 Year0.00562715 Jan 2010

Djiboutian Franc to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00505412 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00501706 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00505214 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00509115 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00490213 Jan 2019
5 Year0.00477914 Jan 2015
10 Year0.00391415 Jan 2010

Djiboutian Franc to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00430712 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00426406 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00421414 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00440215 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00437313 Jan 2019
5 Year0.00369914 Jan 2015
10 Year0.00345715 Jan 2010

Djiboutian Franc to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00814212 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00809606 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00817014 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00831815 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00780113 Jan 2019
5 Year0.00691014 Jan 2015
10 Year0.00609215 Jan 2010

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