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Foreign Exchange Guide to Gambia

This currency guide to Gambia helps you choose the best way to save money on GMD transfers and travel money.    [HKD/GMD=6.5492]

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Gambian Dalasi
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Gambia, the Gambian Dalasi currency plus sending GMD transfers and travel tips.

In this Gambia currency guide we take a look at :

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

Gambian Dalasi (GMD) general currency information

What is the Gambian Dalasi currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Gambian Dalasi is GMD and the symbol is D.

Which countries use the Gambian Dalasi?

It is the domestic currency in Gambia.

Gambian Dalasi (GMD) in the markets

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

HKD/GMD 90-DAY TREND: At 6.5684 HKD to GMD is trading 1.3% above the average 6.4865 with a range 6.3903 to 6.5685. ALERT: HKD/GMD has risen to 90-DAY HIGHS.
09 Dec, 2019 16:03-EST 21:03-GMT 08:03-AEDT(+1D)

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Gambia


Travel money for Gambia


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


Gambia Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Gambia

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

When sending money to Gambia 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 Gambian Dalasi 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 GMD amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Gambia.

Use our Send to GMD 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 Gambian Dalasi deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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GMD/USD - Gambian Dalasi to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.019408 Dec 2019
7 Day0.019502 Dec 2019
30 Day0.019509 Nov 2019
3 Month0.019810 Sep 2019
1 Year0.020209 Dec 2018
5 Year0.023210 Dec 2014
10 Year0.037711 Dec 2009

GMD/EUR - Gambian Dalasi to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.017608 Dec 2019
7 Day0.017602 Dec 2019
30 Day0.017709 Nov 2019
3 Month0.017910 Sep 2019
1 Year0.017709 Dec 2018
5 Year0.018610 Dec 2014
10 Year0.025811 Dec 2009

GMD/GBP - Gambian Dalasi to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.014808 Dec 2019
7 Day0.015102 Dec 2019
30 Day0.015309 Nov 2019
3 Month0.016010 Sep 2019
1 Year0.015909 Dec 2018
5 Year0.014710 Dec 2014
10 Year0.023211 Dec 2009

GMD/AUD - Gambian Dalasi to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.028508 Dec 2019
7 Day0.028602 Dec 2019
30 Day0.028509 Nov 2019
3 Month0.028910 Sep 2019
1 Year0.028109 Dec 2018
5 Year0.027910 Dec 2014
10 Year0.041311 Dec 2009

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