Foreign Exchange Guide to Haiti

This currency guide to Haiti helps you choose the best way to save money on HTG transfers and travel money.    [USD/HTG=99.11]

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Haitian Gourde
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Haiti, the Haitian Gourde currency plus sending HTG transfers and travel tips.

In this Haiti currency guide we take a look at :

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

Haitian Gourde (HTG) general currency information

What is the Haitian Gourde currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Haitian Gourde is HTG and the symbol is G.

Which countries use the Haitian Gourde?

It is the domestic currency in Haiti.

Haitian Gourde (HTG) in the markets

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

USD/HTG at 99.11 is trading 2.4% above the 90-day average 96.81 with a range 95.03 to 99.11. ALERT: USD/HTG has risen to 90-DAY HIGHS.
17-Jan-2020 16:NY 21:LON 08:SYD+1d

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Haiti


Travel money for Haiti


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


Haiti Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Haiti

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

When sending money to Haiti 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 Haitian Gourde 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 HTG amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Haiti.

Use our Send to HTG 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 Haitian Gourde deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Haitian Gourde to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.010212 Jan 2020
7 Day0.010206 Jan 2020
30 Day0.010314 Dec 2019
3 Month0.010515 Oct 2019
1 Year0.012913 Jan 2019
5 Year0.021514 Jan 2015
10 Year0.025015 Jan 2010

Haitian Gourde to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00915112 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00914806 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00929114 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00948215 Oct 2019
1 Year0.011213 Jan 2019
5 Year0.018214 Jan 2015
10 Year0.017415 Jan 2010

Haitian Gourde to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00779912 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00777506 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00774914 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00819915 Oct 2019
1 Year0.010013 Jan 2019
5 Year0.014114 Jan 2015
10 Year0.015415 Jan 2010

Haitian Gourde to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.014712 Jan 2020
7 Day0.014806 Jan 2020
30 Day0.015014 Dec 2019
3 Month0.015515 Oct 2019
1 Year0.017913 Jan 2019
5 Year0.026414 Jan 2015
10 Year0.027115 Jan 2010

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