Dominican Republic - Dominican Peso - Currency Guide

This is a currency guide to Dominican Republic, the Dominican Peso currency plus sending (DOP) transfers and travel tips for Dominican Republic.

CountryDominican Republic
FlagDominican Republic
Country CodeDO
Domestic Currency Dominican Peso
Currency SymbolRD$
Currency CodeDOP
Exchange RateUSD/DOP = 53.43
Telephone Prefix+1

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Dominican Peso



U$ 1
RD$ 53.43
U$ 5
RD$ 267.15
U$ 10
RD$ 534.30
U$ 20
RD$ 1,069
U$ 50
RD$ 2,672
U$ 100
RD$ 5,343
U$ 250
RD$ 13,358
U$ 500
RD$ 26,715
U$ 1,000
RD$ 53,430
U$ 2,000
RD$ 106,860
U$ 5,000
RD$ 267,150
U$ 10,000
RD$ 534,300
U$ 50,000
RD$ 2,671,500
U$ 100,000
RD$ 5,343,000
More amounts



U$ 0.0187
RD$ 1
U$ 0.0936
RD$ 5
U$ 0.1872
RD$ 10
U$ 0.3743
RD$ 20
U$ 0.9358
RD$ 50
U$ 1.8715
RD$ 100
U$ 4.6788
RD$ 250
U$ 9.3575
RD$ 500
U$ 18.72
RD$ 1,000
U$ 37.43
RD$ 2,000
U$ 93.58
RD$ 5,000
U$ 187.15
RD$ 10,000
U$ 935.75
RD$ 50,000
U$ 1,872
RD$ 100,000
More amounts

To calculate specific USD/DOP amounts use our Convert USD to DOP quick calculator.

Dominican Republic Currency Info

Frequently Asked Questions

What currency should I use in Dominican Republic?

The domestic currency in Dominican Republic is the Dominican Peso.

What is the Dominican Peso currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Dominican Peso is DOP — symbol is RD$.

How much is U$100 US Dollars in Dominican Peso?

U$ 100 converts to RD$ 5,343

Which countries use the Dominican Peso?

It is the domestic currency in Dominican Republic.

Is the Dominican Peso a closed currency?

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

Dominican Peso (DOP) in the markets

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

ALERTS:1-DAY1.3% 🔔| 30-DAY LOWS 🔔 |
USD/DOP at 53.43 was trading near AVG:53.44 with LO:52.84 and HI:54.15 (90 days). ALERTS: Today USD/DOP was DOWN 1.3% and also dropped to 30-DAY LOWS.

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Dominican Republic

Travel money for Dominican Republic

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


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Sending money to Dominican Republic

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

When sending money to Dominican Republic 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 Dominican Peso 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 DOP amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Dominican Republic.

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


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Dominican Peso to US Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.018622 Mar 2020
7 Day0.017016 Mar 2020
30 Day0.018722 Feb 2020
3 Month0.018924 Dec 2019
1 Year0.019724 Mar 2019
5 Year0.022425 Mar 2015
10 Year0.027426 Mar 2010

Dominican Peso to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.017422 Mar 2020
7 Day0.015216 Mar 2020
30 Day0.017222 Feb 2020
3 Month0.017024 Dec 2019
1 Year0.017524 Mar 2019
5 Year0.020425 Mar 2015
10 Year0.020426 Mar 2010

Dominican Peso to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.016022 Mar 2020
7 Day0.013816 Mar 2020
30 Day0.014422 Feb 2020
3 Month0.014624 Dec 2019
1 Year0.014924 Mar 2019
5 Year0.015025 Mar 2015
10 Year0.018426 Mar 2010

Dominican Peso to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.032322 Mar 2020
7 Day0.027816 Mar 2020
30 Day0.028222 Feb 2020
3 Month0.027224 Dec 2019
1 Year0.027924 Mar 2019
5 Year0.028525 Mar 2015
10 Year0.030326 Mar 2010

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