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Foreign Exchange Guide to Haiti

Read this currency guide to Haiti with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/HTG=95.3443]

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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 and trend for the previous 3 months:

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!


Bank Transfers to Haiti

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HTG/USD - Haitian Gourde to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.010518 Aug 2019
1 Week0.010512 Aug 2019
1 Month0.010620 Jul 2019
6 Months0.012120 Feb 2019
1 Year0.014819 Aug 2018
5 Years0.022220 Aug 2014
10 Years0.025021 Aug 2009

HTG/EUR - Haitian Gourde to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00947718 Aug 2019
1 Week0.00939812 Aug 2019
1 Month0.00947220 Jul 2019
6 Months0.010720 Feb 2019
1 Year0.013019 Aug 2018
5 Years0.016820 Aug 2014
10 Years0.017421 Aug 2009

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

1 Day0.00864718 Aug 2019
1 Week0.00872712 Aug 2019
1 Month0.00850620 Jul 2019
6 Months0.00926620 Feb 2019
1 Year0.011619 Aug 2018
5 Years0.013420 Aug 2014
10 Years0.015121 Aug 2009

HTG/AUD - Haitian Gourde to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.015518 Aug 2019
1 Week0.015612 Aug 2019
1 Month0.015120 Jul 2019
6 Months0.016920 Feb 2019
1 Year0.020319 Aug 2018
5 Years0.023920 Aug 2014
10 Years0.030021 Aug 2009

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