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Foreign Exchange Guide to Mozambique

Read this currency guide to Mozambique with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/MZN=61.6002]

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Mozambican Metical
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Mozambique, the Mozambican Metical currency plus MZN transfers and travel tips.

In this Mozambique currency guide we take a look at :

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

Mozambican Metical (MZN) general currency information

What is the Mozambican Metical currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Mozambican Metical is MZN and the symbol is MT.

Which countries use the Mozambican Metical?

It is the domestic currency in Mozambique.

Mozambican Metical (MZN) in the markets

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


Travel money for Mozambique


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


Mozambique Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Mozambique

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

When sending money to Mozambique 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 Mozambican Metical 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 MZN amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Mozambique.

Use our Send to MZN 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 Mozambican Metical deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to Mozambique

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Popular MZN cross rates

MZN/USD - Mozambican Metical to United States Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.01631 Week
09 Nov 20180.01631 Month
12 Jun 20180.01686 Months
09 Dec 20170.01671 Year
09 Dec 20160.01362 Years
10 Dec 20130.03335 Years
11 Dec 20080.040410 Years

MZN/EUR - Mozambican Metical to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.01441 Week
09 Nov 20180.01441 Month
12 Jun 20180.01436 Months
09 Dec 20170.01421 Year
09 Dec 20160.01282 Years
10 Dec 20130.02425 Years
11 Dec 20080.030410 Years

MZN/GBP - Mozambican Metical to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.01281 Week
09 Nov 20180.01261 Month
12 Jun 20180.01266 Months
09 Dec 20170.01241 Year
09 Dec 20160.01082 Years
10 Dec 20130.02025 Years
11 Dec 20080.027110 Years

MZN/JPY - Mozambican Metical to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20181.85751 Week
09 Nov 20181.86001 Month
12 Jun 20181.85556 Months
09 Dec 20171.89101 Year
09 Dec 20161.55952 Years
10 Dec 20133.42505 Years
11 Dec 20083.706510 Years

MZN/AUD - Mozambican Metical to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.02211 Week
09 Nov 20180.02261 Month
12 Jun 20180.02226 Months
09 Dec 20170.02221 Year
09 Dec 20160.01822 Years
10 Dec 20130.03645 Years
11 Dec 20080.060310 Years

MZN/CAD - Mozambican Metical to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.02161 Week
09 Nov 20180.02161 Month
12 Jun 20180.02196 Months
09 Dec 20170.02141 Year
09 Dec 20160.01792 Years
10 Dec 20130.03535 Years
11 Dec 20080.049910 Years

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