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.    [HKD/HTG=12.74]

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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 HKD to HTG exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

HKD/HTG at 12.74 is trading 2.6% above the 90-day average 12.42 with a range 12.18 to 12.76. There are no current rate alerts.
24-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 Day0.010119 Jan 2020
7 Day0.010113 Jan 2020
30 Day0.010421 Dec 2019
3 Month0.010422 Oct 2019
1 Year0.012720 Jan 2019
5 Year0.021521 Jan 2015
10 Year0.024822 Jan 2010

Haitian Gourde to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00909419 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00909513 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00937321 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00935622 Oct 2019
1 Year0.011220 Jan 2019
5 Year0.018521 Jan 2015
10 Year0.017622 Jan 2010

Haitian Gourde to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00775819 Jan 2020
7 Day0.00779813 Jan 2020
30 Day0.00798421 Dec 2019
3 Month0.00808222 Oct 2019
1 Year0.00991220 Jan 2019
5 Year0.014221 Jan 2015
10 Year0.015422 Jan 2010

Haitian Gourde to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.014719 Jan 2020
7 Day0.014713 Jan 2020
30 Day0.015021 Dec 2019
3 Month0.015222 Oct 2019
1 Year0.017820 Jan 2019
5 Year0.026521 Jan 2015
10 Year0.027522 Jan 2010

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