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Foreign Exchange Guide to Guinea

This currency guide to Guinea helps you choose the best way to save money on GNF transfers and travel money.    [USD/GNF=9230]

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Guinean Franc
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Guinea, the Guinean Franc currency plus sending GNF transfers and travel tips.

In this Guinea currency guide we take a look at :

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

Guinean Franc (GNF) general currency information

What is the Guinean Franc currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Guinean Franc is GNF and the symbol is FG.

Which countries use the Guinean Franc?

It is the domestic currency in Guinea.

Guinean Franc (GNF) in the markets

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

At 9230 USD/GNF was trading near its 90-DAY average 9213.01 with HIGH-LOW 9300.76-9030.86. There are currently no alerts. Updated: 14:07-AEDT 04:07-BST 23:07-EDT

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Guinea


Travel money for Guinea


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


Guinea Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Guinea

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

When sending money to Guinea 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 Guinean 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 GNF amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Guinea.

Use our Send to GNF 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 Guinean Franc deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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GNF/USD - Guinean Franc to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00010813 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00010807 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00010814 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00010916 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00011114 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00014215 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00019916 Oct 2009

GNF/EUR - Guinean Franc to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00009813 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00009907 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00009714 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00009716 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00009614 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00011115 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00013416 Oct 2009

GNF/GBP - Guinean Franc to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00008613 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00008807 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00008714 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00008816 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00008414 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00008915 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00012216 Oct 2009

GNF/AUD - Guinean Franc to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00015913 Oct 2019
7 Day0.00016107 Oct 2019
30 Day0.00015814 Sep 2019
3 Month0.00015516 Jul 2019
1 Year0.00015614 Oct 2018
5 Year0.00016115 Oct 2014
10 Year0.00021716 Oct 2009

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