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Foreign Exchange Guide to Swaziland

Read this currency guide to Swaziland with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/SZL=14.17]

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Domestic Currency:
Swazi Lilangeni
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This is a foreign exchange guide to Swaziland, the Swazi Lilangeni currency plus SZL transfers and travel tips.

In this Swaziland currency guide we take a look at :

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

Swazi Lilangeni (SZL) general currency information

What is the Swazi Lilangeni currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Swazi Lilangeni is SZL and the symbol is L.

Which countries use the Swazi Lilangeni?

It is the domestic currency in Swaziland.

Swazi Lilangeni (SZL) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to SZL 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-SZL 3 Month chart
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USDSZL currency converter

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Swaziland


Travel money for Swaziland


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


Swaziland Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Swaziland

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

When sending money to Swaziland 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 Swazi Lilangeni 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 SZL amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Swaziland.

Use our Send to SZL 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 Swazi Lilangeni deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Popular SZL cross rates

SZL/USD - Swazi Lilangeni to United States Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.07321 Week
09 Nov 20180.07101 Month
12 Jun 20180.07586 Months
09 Dec 20170.07361 Year
09 Dec 20160.07262 Years
10 Dec 20130.09675 Years
11 Dec 20080.099010 Years

SZL/EUR - Swazi Lilangeni to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.06451 Week
09 Nov 20180.06261 Month
12 Jun 20180.06456 Months
09 Dec 20170.06261 Year
09 Dec 20160.06882 Years
10 Dec 20130.07035 Years
11 Dec 20080.074510 Years

SZL/GBP - Swazi Lilangeni to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.05741 Week
09 Nov 20180.05481 Month
12 Jun 20180.05676 Months
09 Dec 20170.05501 Year
09 Dec 20160.05782 Years
10 Dec 20130.05885 Years
11 Dec 20080.066310 Years

SZL/JPY - Swazi Lilangeni to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20188.32891 Week
09 Nov 20188.08451 Month
12 Jun 20188.37256 Months
09 Dec 20178.35681 Year
09 Dec 20168.35502 Years
10 Dec 20139.95415 Years
11 Dec 20089.075910 Years

SZL/AUD - Swazi Lilangeni to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.09931 Week
09 Nov 20180.09821 Month
12 Jun 20180.10016 Months
09 Dec 20170.09811 Year
09 Dec 20160.09752 Years
10 Dec 20130.10585 Years
11 Dec 20080.147710 Years

SZL/CAD - Swazi Lilangeni to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
02 Dec 20180.09701 Week
09 Nov 20180.09381 Month
12 Jun 20180.09876 Months
09 Dec 20170.09461 Year
09 Dec 20160.09582 Years
10 Dec 20130.10275 Years
11 Dec 20080.122110 Years

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