Falkland Islands - Falkland Islands Pound - Currency Guide

This is a currency guide to the Falkland Islands, the Falkland Islands Pound currency plus sending (FKP) transfers and travel tips for the Falkland Islands.

 
 
CountryFalkland Islands
FlagFalkland Islands
Country CodeFK
Domestic Currency Falkland Islands Pound
Currency Symbol£
Currency CodeFKP
Exchange RateUSD/FKP = 0.7691
Telephone Prefix+500

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Falkland Islands Pound

USD

FKP

U$ 1
£ 0.7691
U$ 5
£ 3.8455
U$ 10
£ 7.6910
U$ 20
£ 15.38
U$ 50
£ 38.46
U$ 100
£ 76.91
U$ 250
£ 192.28
U$ 500
£ 384.55
U$ 1,000
£ 769.10
U$ 2,000
£ 1,538
U$ 5,000
£ 3,846
U$ 10,000
£ 7,691
U$ 50,000
£ 38,455
U$ 100,000
£ 76,910
More amounts

USD

FKP

U$ 1.3002
£ 1
U$ 6.5010
£ 5
U$ 13.00
£ 10
U$ 26.00
£ 20
U$ 65.01
£ 50
U$ 130.02
£ 100
U$ 325.05
£ 250
U$ 650.10
£ 500
U$ 1,300
£ 1,000
U$ 2,600
£ 2,000
U$ 6,501
£ 5,000
U$ 13,002
£ 10,000
U$ 65,010
£ 50,000
U$ 130,020
£ 100,000
More amounts

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

Falkland Islands Currency Info


Frequently Asked Questions


What currency should I use in the Falkland Islands?

The domestic currency in the Falkland Islands is the Falkland Islands Pound.

What is the Falkland Islands Pound currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Falkland Islands Pound is FKP — symbol is £.

How much is U$100 US Dollars in Falkland Islands Pound?

U$ 100 converts to £ 76.91

Which countries use the Falkland Islands Pound?

It is the domestic currency in Falkland Islands.

Is the Falkland Islands Pound a closed currency?

No, the Falkland Islands Pound is freely available and convertible. See guide: What is a closed currency?


Falkland Islands Pound (FKP) in the markets

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

USD/FKP at 0.7692 is trading near the 90-day average 0.768 with a range 0.7493 to 0.7823. There are no current rate alerts.
18-Feb-2020 16:NY 21:LON 08:SYD+1d

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for the Falkland Islands

Travel money for the Falkland Islands

Save money and time by Ordering your Falkland Islands Pound online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the FKP 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 Falkland Islands Pound otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.

 

the Falkland Islands Trip Checklist    

 
  1. Compare FKP travel cash rates - probably why you are here!
  2. Lonely Planet - world's best travel guide (coupon and deals)

Sending money to the Falkland Islands

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

When sending money to the Falkland Islands 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 Falkland Islands Pound 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 FKP amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in the Falkland Islands.

Use our Send to Falkland Islands Pound 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 Falkland Islands Pound deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!

 

Bank Transfers to the Falkland Islands

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Falkland Islands Pound to US Dollar - Historical Rates

PeriodFKP/USDDate
1 Day1.305216 Feb 2020
7 Day1.291610 Feb 2020
30 Day1.301618 Jan 2020
3 Month1.292819 Nov 2019
1 Year1.290417 Feb 2019
5 Year1.544218 Feb 2015
10 Year1.543319 Feb 2010

Falkland Islands Pound to Euro - Historical Rates

PeriodFKP/EURDate
1 Day1.203916 Feb 2020
7 Day1.183910 Feb 2020
30 Day1.173518 Jan 2020
3 Month1.167019 Nov 2019
1 Year1.142517 Feb 2019
5 Year1.354218 Feb 2015
10 Year1.137819 Feb 2010

Falkland Islands Pound to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

PeriodFKP/GBPDate
1 Day1.000016 Feb 2020
7 Day1.000010 Feb 2020
30 Day1.000018 Jan 2020
3 Month1.000019 Nov 2019
1 Year1.000017 Feb 2019
5 Year1.000018 Feb 2015
10 Year1.000319 Feb 2010

Falkland Islands Pound to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

PeriodFKP/AUDDate
1 Day1.940616 Feb 2020
7 Day1.930810 Feb 2020
30 Day1.893518 Jan 2020
3 Month1.894219 Nov 2019
1 Year1.806317 Feb 2019
5 Year1.976218 Feb 2015
10 Year1.724619 Feb 2010

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