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Foreign Exchange Guide to Ukraine

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Ukrainian hryvnia
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The domestic currency in Ukraine is the Ukrainian hryvnia with currency code UAH. Read this foreign exchange guide to Ukraine and the Ukrainian hryvnia with money transfer and travel tips plus Ukrainian hryvnia exchange cross rates.

In this guide we review :

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

Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH) general currency information

What is the Ukrainian hryvnia currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Ukrainian hryvnia is UAH and the symbol is .

Which countries use the Ukrainian hryvnia?

It is the domestic currency in Ukraine.

Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the UAH 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.

UAH-USD 3 Month chart
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UAH currency converter

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Travel money for Ukraine

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


Travel Money for Ukraine

Compare ₴UAH Cash rates


Sending money to Ukraine

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

When sending money to Ukraine 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 Ukrainian hryvnia 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 UAH amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Ukraine.

Use our Send to UAH 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 Ukrainian hryvnia deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to Ukraine

Compare ₴UAH Transfer Rates


Ukrainian hryvnia - exchange rates - live and historic

Major UAH cross rates
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UAH/USD - Ukrainian hryvnia to U.S. dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.03821 Week
18 May 20180.03821 Month
19 Dec 20170.03596 Months
17 Jun 20170.03841 Year
17 Jun 20160.04022 Years
18 Jun 20130.12275 Years
19 Jun 20080.213710 Years

UAH/EUR - Ukrainian hryvnia to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.03241 Week
18 May 20180.03241 Month
19 Dec 20170.03046 Months
17 Jun 20170.03431 Year
17 Jun 20160.03562 Years
18 Jun 20130.09165 Years
19 Jun 20080.137910 Years

UAH/GBP - Ukrainian hryvnia to British pound sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.02851 Week
18 May 20180.02841 Month
19 Dec 20170.02686 Months
17 Jun 20170.03011 Year
17 Jun 20160.02802 Years
18 Jun 20130.07845 Years
19 Jun 20080.108410 Years

UAH/JPY - Ukrainian hryvnia to Japanese yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20184.18471 Week
18 May 20184.23131 Month
19 Dec 20174.06126 Months
17 Jun 20174.25891 Year
17 Jun 20164.18952 Years
18 Jun 201311.68625 Years
19 Jun 200823.052410 Years

UAH/AUD - Ukrainian hryvnia to Australian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.05031 Week
18 May 20180.05081 Month
19 Dec 20170.04706 Months
17 Jun 20170.05041 Year
17 Jun 20160.05432 Years
18 Jun 20130.12945 Years
19 Jun 20080.225010 Years

UAH/CAD - Ukrainian hryvnia to Canadian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.04961 Week
18 May 20180.04921 Month
19 Dec 20170.04636 Months
17 Jun 20170.05081 Year
17 Jun 20160.05192 Years
18 Jun 20130.12525 Years
19 Jun 20080.216710 Years