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Foreign Exchange Guide to Syria

Read this currency guide to Syria with HKD money transfer and travel tips.   [HKD/SYP=65.5463]

 
Syria
Country Code:
SY
Domestic Currency:
Syrian Pound
Symbol - Code:
£ SYP
Telephone Prefix:
+963

This is a foreign exchange guide to Syria, the Syrian Pound currency plus HKD to SYP transfers and travel tips.

In this Syria currency guide we take a look at :

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

Syrian Pound (SYP) general currency information


What is the Syrian Pound currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Syrian Pound is SYP and the symbol is £.


Which countries use the Syrian Pound?

It is the domestic currency in Syria.


Syrian Pound (SYP) in the markets

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

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Syria

 

Travel money for Syria

 

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

   

Syria Trip Checklist    

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

Sending money to Syria

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

When sending money to Syria 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 Syrian Pound 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 SYP amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Syria.

Use our Send to SYP 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 Syrian Pound deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!

   

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SYP/USD - Syrian Pound to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

PeriodSYP/USDDate
1 Day0.00194012 Aug 2019
1 Week0.00193906 Aug 2019
1 Month0.00194214 Jul 2019
6 Months0.00194214 Feb 2019
1 Year0.00194213 Aug 2018
5 Years0.00663314 Aug 2014
10 Years0.021715 Aug 2009

SYP/EUR - Syrian Pound to Euro - Historical Rates

PeriodSYP/EURDate
1 Day0.00173012 Aug 2019
1 Week0.00173106 Aug 2019
1 Month0.00172314 Jul 2019
6 Months0.00171914 Feb 2019
1 Year0.00170313 Aug 2018
5 Years0.00496514 Aug 2014
10 Years0.015215 Aug 2009

SYP/GBP - Syrian Pound to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

PeriodSYP/GBPDate
1 Day0.00160612 Aug 2019
1 Week0.00159306 Aug 2019
1 Month0.00154514 Jul 2019
6 Months0.00151714 Feb 2019
1 Year0.00152113 Aug 2018
5 Years0.00397614 Aug 2014
10 Years0.013115 Aug 2009

SYP/AUD - Syrian Pound to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

PeriodSYP/AUDDate
1 Day0.00287212 Aug 2019
1 Week0.00286706 Aug 2019
1 Month0.00276714 Jul 2019
6 Months0.00273314 Feb 2019
1 Year0.00267213 Aug 2018
5 Years0.00712014 Aug 2014
10 Years0.025915 Aug 2009

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