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 = 0.3852
Telephone Prefix+968

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Omani Rial



U$ 1
﷼ 0.3852
U$ 5
﷼ 1.9260
U$ 10
﷼ 3.8520
U$ 20
﷼ 7.7040
U$ 50
﷼ 19.26
U$ 100
﷼ 38.52
U$ 250
﷼ 96.30
U$ 500
﷼ 192.60
U$ 1,000
﷼ 385.20
U$ 2,000
﷼ 770.40
U$ 5,000
﷼ 1,926
U$ 10,000
﷼ 3,852
U$ 50,000
﷼ 19,260
U$ 100,000
﷼ 38,520
More amounts



U$ 2.5962
﷼ 1
U$ 12.98
﷼ 5
U$ 25.96
﷼ 10
U$ 51.92
﷼ 20
U$ 129.81
﷼ 50
U$ 259.62
﷼ 100
U$ 649.05
﷼ 250
U$ 1,298
﷼ 500
U$ 2,596
﷼ 1,000
U$ 5,192
﷼ 2,000
U$ 12,981
﷼ 5,000
U$ 25,962
﷼ 10,000
U$ 129,810
﷼ 50,000
U$ 259,620
﷼ 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 ﷼ 38.52

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/OMR at 0.3852 was trading near AVG:0.385 with LO:0.3839 and HI:0.3857 (90 days). There are no current rate alerts.

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 Day2.597430 Mar 2020
7 Day2.597424 Mar 2020
30 Day2.597501 Mar 2020
3 Month2.597401 Jan 2020
1 Year2.597401 Apr 2019
5 Year2.597602 Apr 2015
10 Year2.600803 Apr 2010

Omani Rial to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day2.355130 Mar 2020
7 Day2.405424 Mar 2020
30 Day2.350501 Mar 2020
3 Month2.315201 Jan 2020
1 Year2.318101 Apr 2019
5 Year2.388002 Apr 2015
10 Year1.922903 Apr 2010

Omani Rial to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day2.099930 Mar 2020
7 Day2.203124 Mar 2020
30 Day2.032401 Mar 2020
3 Month1.960001 Jan 2020
1 Year1.987601 Apr 2019
5 Year1.751102 Apr 2015
10 Year1.704703 Apr 2010

Omani Rial to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day4.213030 Mar 2020
7 Day4.351224 Mar 2020
30 Day4.014801 Mar 2020
3 Month3.700001 Jan 2020
1 Year3.653101 Apr 2019
5 Year3.424202 Apr 2015
10 Year2.831003 Apr 2010

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