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Foreign Exchange Guide to Haiti

Read this currency guide to Haiti with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/HTG=85.4358]

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Haitian Gourde
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Haiti, the Haitian Gourde currency plus 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 for the previous 3 months with rate alerts for days when the exchange rate moved up or down significantly or for 30 day highs and lows.

USD-HTG 3 Month chart
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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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HTG/USD - Haitian Gourde to United States Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01191 Week
15 Mar 20190.01201 Month
16 Oct 20180.01416 Months
14 Apr 20180.01541 Year
14 Apr 20170.01462 Years
15 Apr 20140.02245 Years
16 Apr 20090.025810 Years

HTG/EUR - Haitian Gourde to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01061 Week
15 Mar 20190.01061 Month
16 Oct 20180.01216 Months
14 Apr 20180.01251 Year
14 Apr 20170.01382 Years
15 Apr 20140.01625 Years
16 Apr 20090.019510 Years

HTG/GBP - Haitian Gourde to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.0091191 Week
15 Mar 20190.0090441 Month
16 Oct 20180.01076 Months
14 Apr 20180.01081 Year
14 Apr 20170.01172 Years
15 Apr 20140.01345 Years
16 Apr 20090.017310 Years

HTG/JPY - Haitian Gourde to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.32831 Week
15 Mar 20191.34121 Month
16 Oct 20181.57926 Months
14 Apr 20181.65371 Year
14 Apr 20171.58622 Years
15 Apr 20142.27985 Years
16 Apr 20092.554210 Years

HTG/AUD - Haitian Gourde to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01671 Week
15 Mar 20190.01701 Month
16 Oct 20180.01976 Months
14 Apr 20180.01981 Year
14 Apr 20170.01932 Years
15 Apr 20140.02395 Years
16 Apr 20090.035810 Years

HTG/CAD - Haitian Gourde to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.01591 Week
15 Mar 20190.01611 Month
16 Oct 20180.01826 Months
14 Apr 20180.01941 Year
14 Apr 20170.01952 Years
15 Apr 20140.02465 Years
16 Apr 20090.031110 Years

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