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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 was steady at the 90 day average 178.03. There are currently no alerts. Updated: 08:15-AEDT 22:15-BST 17:15-EDT

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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DJF/USD - Djiboutian Franc to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00561820 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00561714 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00561821 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00561623 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00561621 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00558122 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00562723 Oct 2009

DJF/EUR - Djiboutian Franc to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00503520 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00509514 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00509821 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00503723 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00487921 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00441322 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00374823 Oct 2009

DJF/GBP - Djiboutian Franc to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00435420 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00445514 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00450421 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00451623 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00429821 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00347822 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00344323 Oct 2009

DJF/AUD - Djiboutian Franc to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00820320 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00829114 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00829921 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00802723 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00789521 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00636222 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00608823 Oct 2009

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