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Foreign Exchange Guide to Lesotho

Read this currency guide to Lesotho with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/LSL=14.0775]

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Lesotho Loti
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Lesotho, the Lesotho Loti currency plus LSL transfers and travel tips.

In this Lesotho currency guide we take a look at :

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

Lesotho Loti (LSL) general currency information

What is the Lesotho Loti currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Lesotho Loti is LSL and the symbol is L.

Which countries use the Lesotho Loti?

It is the domestic currency in Lesotho.

Lesotho Loti (LSL) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to LSL 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-LSL 3 Month chart
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Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Lesotho


Travel money for Lesotho


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


Lesotho Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Lesotho

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

When sending money to Lesotho 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 Lesotho Loti 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 LSL amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Lesotho.

Use our Send to LSL 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 Lesotho Loti deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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LSL/USD - Lesotho Loti to United States Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.07101 Week
15 Mar 20190.06931 Month
16 Oct 20180.06936 Months
14 Apr 20180.08271 Year
14 Apr 20170.07362 Years
15 Apr 20140.09495 Years
16 Apr 20090.110710 Years

LSL/EUR - Lesotho Loti to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.06331 Week
15 Mar 20190.06111 Month
16 Oct 20180.05996 Months
14 Apr 20180.06701 Year
14 Apr 20170.06932 Years
15 Apr 20140.06875 Years
16 Apr 20090.084010 Years

LSL/GBP - Lesotho Loti to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.05441 Week
15 Mar 20190.05211 Month
16 Oct 20180.05266 Months
14 Apr 20180.05801 Year
14 Apr 20170.05882 Years
15 Apr 20140.05675 Years
16 Apr 20090.074310 Years

LSL/JPY - Lesotho Loti to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20197.92911 Week
15 Mar 20197.72181 Month
16 Oct 20187.78846 Months
14 Apr 20188.87521 Year
14 Apr 20177.98982 Years
15 Apr 20149.66085 Years
16 Apr 200910.980110 Years

LSL/AUD - Lesotho Loti to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.10001 Week
15 Mar 20190.09771 Month
16 Oct 20180.09716 Months
14 Apr 20180.10651 Year
14 Apr 20170.09712 Years
15 Apr 20140.10145 Years
16 Apr 20090.153910 Years

LSL/CAD - Lesotho Loti to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20190.09491 Week
15 Mar 20190.09251 Month
16 Oct 20180.08976 Months
14 Apr 20180.10431 Year
14 Apr 20170.09812 Years
15 Apr 20140.10425 Years
16 Apr 20090.133610 Years

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