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Foreign Exchange Guide to Dominica

Read this currency guide to Dominica with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/XCD=2.7026]

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East Caribbean Dollar
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Dominica, the East Caribbean Dollar currency plus XCD transfers and travel tips.

In this Dominica currency guide we take a look at :

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

East Caribbean Dollar (XCD) general currency information

What is the East Caribbean Dollar currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the East Caribbean Dollar is XCD and the symbol is $.

Which countries use the East Caribbean Dollar?

It is the domestic currency in Anguilla, Antigua And Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Montserrat, Saint Kitts And Nevis, Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent And The Grenadines.

East Caribbean Dollar (XCD) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to XCD 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.

USD-XCD 3 Month chart
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Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Dominica


Travel money for Dominica


Save money and time by Ordering your East Caribbean Dollar online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the XCD 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 East Caribbean Dollar otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Dominica Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Dominica

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

When sending money to Dominica 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 East Caribbean Dollar 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 XCD amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Dominica.

Use our Send to XCD 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 East Caribbean Dollar deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Popular XCD cross rates

XCD/USD - East Caribbean Dollar to United States Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
09 Dec 20180.37001 Week
16 Nov 20180.37001 Month
19 Jun 20180.37006 Months
16 Dec 20170.37001 Year
16 Dec 20160.37112 Years
17 Dec 20130.37025 Years
18 Dec 20080.381310 Years

XCD/EUR - East Caribbean Dollar to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
09 Dec 20180.32461 Week
16 Nov 20180.32401 Month
19 Jun 20180.31936 Months
16 Dec 20170.31471 Year
16 Dec 20160.35572 Years
17 Dec 20130.26885 Years
18 Dec 20080.265910 Years

XCD/GBP - East Caribbean Dollar to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
09 Dec 20180.29091 Week
16 Nov 20180.28821 Month
19 Jun 20180.28096 Months
16 Dec 20170.27771 Year
16 Dec 20160.29752 Years
17 Dec 20130.22755 Years
18 Dec 20080.251210 Years

XCD/JPY - East Caribbean Dollar to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
09 Dec 201841.63331 Week
16 Nov 201841.74821 Month
19 Jun 201840.73516 Months
16 Dec 201741.65881 Year
16 Dec 201643.76202 Years
17 Dec 201338.00935 Years
18 Dec 200833.980510 Years

XCD/AUD - East Caribbean Dollar to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
09 Dec 20180.51531 Week
16 Nov 20180.50451 Month
19 Jun 20180.50076 Months
16 Dec 20170.48391 Year
16 Dec 20160.50752 Years
17 Dec 20130.41575 Years
18 Dec 20080.548710 Years

XCD/CAD - East Caribbean Dollar to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
09 Dec 20180.49321 Week
16 Nov 20180.48651 Month
19 Jun 20180.49136 Months
16 Dec 20170.47611 Year
16 Dec 20160.49512 Years
17 Dec 20130.39235 Years
18 Dec 20080.456010 Years

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