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Foreign Exchange Guide to Haiti

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Haitian gourde
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The domestic currency in Haiti is the Haitian gourde with currency code HTG. Read this foreign exchange guide to Haiti and the Haitian gourde with money transfer and travel tips plus Haitian gourde exchange cross rates.

In this guide we review :

  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 HTG to USD 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.

HTG-USD 3 Month chart
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HTG currency converter

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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.


Travel Money for Haiti

Compare GHTG Cash rates


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).

Getting a better deal when sending money 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

Compare GHTG Transfer Rates


Haitian gourde - exchange rates - live and historic

Major HTG cross rates
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HTG/USD - Haitian gourde to U.S. dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.01551 Week
18 May 20180.01551 Month
19 Dec 20170.01576 Months
17 Jun 20170.01621 Year
17 Jun 20160.01592 Years
18 Jun 20130.02325 Years
19 Jun 20080.026110 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.01321 Week
18 May 20180.01321 Month
19 Dec 20170.01326 Months
17 Jun 20170.01441 Year
17 Jun 20160.01412 Years
18 Jun 20130.01735 Years
19 Jun 20080.016810 Years

HTG/GBP - Haitian gourde to British pound sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.01161 Week
18 May 20180.01151 Month
19 Dec 20170.01176 Months
17 Jun 20170.01261 Year
17 Jun 20160.01112 Years
18 Jun 20130.01485 Years
19 Jun 20080.013210 Years

HTG/JPY - Haitian gourde to Japanese yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20181.70141 Week
18 May 20181.72011 Month
19 Dec 20171.77226 Months
17 Jun 20171.79091 Year
17 Jun 20161.65692 Years
18 Jun 20132.21165 Years
19 Jun 20082.810610 Years

HTG/AUD - Haitian gourde to Australian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.02041 Week
18 May 20180.02071 Month
19 Dec 20170.02056 Months
17 Jun 20170.02121 Year
17 Jun 20160.02152 Years
18 Jun 20130.02455 Years
19 Jun 20080.027410 Years

HTG/CAD - Haitian gourde to Canadian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.02021 Week
18 May 20180.02001 Month
19 Dec 20170.02026 Months
17 Jun 20170.02131 Year
17 Jun 20160.02052 Years
18 Jun 20130.02375 Years
19 Jun 20080.026410 Years