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Foreign Exchange Guide to Swaziland

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Swazi lilangeni
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The domestic currency in Swaziland is the Swazi lilangeni with currency code SZL. Read this foreign exchange guide to Swaziland and the Swazi lilangeni with money transfer and travel tips plus Swazi lilangeni exchange cross rates.

In this guide we review :

  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 SZL to USD 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.

SZL-USD 3 Month chart
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SZL currency converter

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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.


Travel Money for Swaziland

Compare LSZL Cash rates


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).

Getting a better deal when sending money 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!


Bank Transfers to Swaziland

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Swazi lilangeni - exchange rates - live and historic

Major SZL cross rates
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SZL/USD - Swazi lilangeni to U.S. dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.07791 Week
18 May 20180.07881 Month
19 Dec 20170.07856 Months
17 Jun 20170.07821 Year
17 Jun 20160.06582 Years
18 Jun 20130.10025 Years
19 Jun 20080.124510 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.06611 Week
18 May 20180.06681 Month
19 Dec 20170.06636 Months
17 Jun 20170.06981 Year
17 Jun 20160.05832 Years
18 Jun 20130.07485 Years
19 Jun 20080.080410 Years

SZL/GBP - Swazi lilangeni to British pound sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.05811 Week
18 May 20180.05851 Month
19 Dec 20170.05866 Months
17 Jun 20170.06121 Year
17 Jun 20160.04582 Years
18 Jun 20130.06405 Years
19 Jun 20080.063210 Years

SZL/JPY - Swazi lilangeni to Japanese yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20188.52301 Week
18 May 20188.73251 Month
19 Dec 20178.86836 Months
17 Jun 20178.66551 Year
17 Jun 20166.85712 Years
18 Jun 20139.54085 Years
19 Jun 200813.433310 Years

SZL/AUD - Swazi lilangeni to Australian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.10241 Week
18 May 20180.10491 Month
19 Dec 20170.10266 Months
17 Jun 20170.10251 Year
17 Jun 20160.08892 Years
18 Jun 20130.10575 Years
19 Jun 20080.131110 Years

SZL/CAD - Swazi lilangeni to Canadian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.10101 Week
18 May 20180.10161 Month
19 Dec 20170.10116 Months
17 Jun 20170.10331 Year
17 Jun 20160.08492 Years
18 Jun 20130.10225 Years
19 Jun 20080.126310 Years