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Foreign Exchange Guide to Swaziland

Read this currency guide to Swaziland with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/SZL=13.97]

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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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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
10 Feb 20190.07331 Week
18 Jan 20190.07221 Month
21 Aug 20180.06936 Months
17 Feb 20180.08591 Year
17 Feb 20170.07642 Years
18 Feb 20140.09225 Years
19 Feb 20090.099310 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.06481 Week
18 Jan 20190.06351 Month
21 Aug 20180.05996 Months
17 Feb 20180.06921 Year
17 Feb 20170.07192 Years
18 Feb 20140.06705 Years
19 Feb 20090.078210 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.05671 Week
18 Jan 20190.05611 Month
21 Aug 20180.05376 Months
17 Feb 20180.06121 Year
17 Feb 20170.06152 Years
18 Feb 20140.05535 Years
19 Feb 20090.069210 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20198.05221 Week
18 Jan 20197.92601 Month
21 Aug 20187.63266 Months
17 Feb 20189.12971 Year
17 Feb 20178.61662 Years
18 Feb 20149.42585 Years
19 Feb 20099.334510 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.10321 Week
18 Jan 20190.10071 Month
21 Aug 20180.09426 Months
17 Feb 20180.10861 Year
17 Feb 20170.09962 Years
18 Feb 20140.10225 Years
19 Feb 20090.153510 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20190.09741 Week
18 Jan 20190.09571 Month
21 Aug 20180.09036 Months
17 Feb 20180.10781 Year
17 Feb 20170.10002 Years
18 Feb 20140.10105 Years
19 Feb 20090.124510 Years

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