Oman - Omani Rial - Currency Guide

This is a currency guide to Oman, the Omani Rial currency plus sending (OMR) transfers and travel tips for Oman.

Country CodeOM
Domestic Currency Omani Rial
Currency Symbol
Currency CodeOMR
Exchange RateUSD/OMR = 0.385
Telephone Prefix+968

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Omani Rial



U$ 1
﷼ 0.3850
U$ 5
﷼ 1.9250
U$ 10
﷼ 3.8500
U$ 20
﷼ 7.7000
U$ 50
﷼ 19.25
U$ 100
﷼ 38.50
U$ 250
﷼ 96.25
U$ 500
﷼ 192.50
U$ 1,000
﷼ 385.00
U$ 2,000
﷼ 770.00
U$ 5,000
﷼ 1,925
U$ 10,000
﷼ 3,850
U$ 50,000
﷼ 19,250
U$ 100,000
﷼ 38,500
More amounts



U$ 2.5973
﷼ 1
U$ 12.99
﷼ 5
U$ 25.97
﷼ 10
U$ 51.95
﷼ 20
U$ 129.87
﷼ 50
U$ 259.73
﷼ 100
U$ 649.33
﷼ 250
U$ 1,299
﷼ 500
U$ 2,597
﷼ 1,000
U$ 5,195
﷼ 2,000
U$ 12,987
﷼ 5,000
U$ 25,973
﷼ 10,000
U$ 129,865
﷼ 50,000
U$ 259,730
﷼ 100,000
More amounts

To calculate specific USD/OMR amounts use our Convert USD to OMR quick calculator.

Oman Currency Info

Frequently Asked Questions

What currency should I use in Oman?

The domestic currency in Oman is the Omani Rial.

What is the Omani Rial currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Omani Rial is OMR — symbol is .

How much is U$100 US Dollars in Omani Rial?

U$ 100 converts to ﷼ 38.50

Which countries use the Omani Rial?

It is the domestic currency in Oman.

Is the Omani Rial a closed currency?

No, the Omani Rial is freely available and convertible. See guide: What is a closed currency?

Omani Rial (OMR) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to OMR exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

USD to OMR was steady at the 90-day average 0.385. There are no current rate alerts.
18-Feb-2020 16:NY 21:LON 08:SYD+1d

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Oman

Travel money for Oman

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


Oman Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Oman

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

When sending money to Oman 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 Omani Rial 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 OMR amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Oman.

Use our Send to Omani Rial 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 Omani Rial deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Omani Rial to US Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day2.597517 Feb 2020
7 Day2.597411 Feb 2020
30 Day2.597419 Jan 2020
3 Month2.597420 Nov 2019
1 Year2.597318 Feb 2019
5 Year2.597619 Feb 2015
10 Year2.600820 Feb 2010

Omani Rial to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day2.396517 Feb 2020
7 Day2.378911 Feb 2020
30 Day2.341119 Jan 2020
3 Month2.344720 Nov 2019
1 Year2.296218 Feb 2019
5 Year2.285519 Feb 2015
10 Year1.917420 Feb 2010

Omani Rial to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day1.997217 Feb 2020
7 Day2.004411 Feb 2020
30 Day1.997119 Jan 2020
3 Month2.009520 Nov 2019
1 Year2.009818 Feb 2019
5 Year1.685019 Feb 2015
10 Year1.685220 Feb 2010

Omani Rial to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day3.871417 Feb 2020
7 Day3.866311 Feb 2020
30 Day3.774519 Jan 2020
3 Month3.820920 Nov 2019
1 Year3.642018 Feb 2019
5 Year3.333219 Feb 2015
10 Year2.906320 Feb 2010

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