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USD to EGP mid-rate = 17.93

Right now the USD/EGP market mid-rate is 17.93 and represents ideally how many Egyptian Pound you can get for one United States Dollar.

You can calculate equivalent United States Dollar to Egyptian Pound currency amounts (at mid-rate) below. Then select the transaction type to compare the best exchange rates available for USD to EGP transfers or buying EGP travel money.

USD / EGP Converter


1 United States Dollar equals
17.93 Egyptian Pound

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USD/EGP exchange rates for:

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United States Dollar

Egyptian Pound

1 USD 17.93 EGP
5 USD 89.65 EGP
10 USD 179.30 EGP
20 USD 358.60 EGP
50 USD 896.50 EGP
100 USD 1,793.00 EGP
250 USD 4,482.50 EGP
500 USD 8,965.00 EGP
1,000 USD 17,930.00 EGP
2,000 USD 35,860.00 EGP
5,000 USD 89,650.00 EGP
10,000 USD 179,300.00 EGP
50,000 USD 896,500.00 EGP
100,000 USD 1,793,000.00 EGP
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United States Dollar

Egyptian Pound

0.0558 USD 1 EGP
0.2789 USD 5 EGP
0.5577 USD 10 EGP
1.1154 USD 20 EGP
2.7886 USD 50 EGP
5.5772 USD 100 EGP
13.94 USD 250 EGP
27.89 USD 500 EGP
55.77 USD 1,000 EGP
111.54 USD 2,000 EGP
278.86 USD 5,000 EGP
557.72 USD 10,000 EGP
2,788.60 USD 50,000 EGP
5,577.20 USD 100,000 EGP
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United States Dollar to Egyptian Pound (USD-EGP) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/EGP exchange rate over the last 10 years. The percentage change is the difference from the date shown to present. This lets you decide if the current rate is in your favour. You can also view our various charts of USD versus other currencies : USD historical charts.

DateExchange RatePeriodChange
10 Dec 201817.9103Latest
03 Dec 201817.91101 Week0%
10 Nov 201817.83701 Month+0.41%
13 Jun 201817.87856 Months+0.18%
10 Dec 201717.79511 Year+0.65%
10 Dec 201618.06542 Years-0.86%
11 Dec 20136.88695 Years+160.06%
12 Dec 20085.527910 Years+224%

Best Rates for USD/EGP Transfers and Travel Money

The total transaction cost you will be charged is the margin from the mid-rate offered by your foreign exchange provider plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees will vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions.

Why can't I just get the USD/EGP market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/EGP mid-rate is the rate you will see Quoted on Google or the News, nobody except the largest banks and businesses can get exchange rates close to this mid-rate. It is actually just the theoretical half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the USD / EGP was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

Getting a good market rate is mainly about timing however the transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

The closer your final exchange rate is to the market USD/EGP midrate the better deal you are getting.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

The three things you need in order to get a good USD to EGP exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/EGP market mid-rate. The closer your final exchange rate is to this real market rate the better deal you are getting. You should also judge how the current rate compares to the historic rate over the past 10 years.
  2. Compare your Bank's transaction costs to several licensed FX providers, remember to compare the exchange rate margins as well as the various types of fees. We make that easy to do with our calculators for Foreign Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
  3. Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.

Currency News, Research and Forecasts for United States Dollar and Egyptian Pound

Whenever you are interested in an exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies due to the fact that the value of a currency must always be quoted in comparison to a second currency.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the USD vs EGP, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Egyptian Pound news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

2018 has been a good year for the dollar; certainly much better than 2017, in which the world’s reserve currency lost 10 percent of its value on a trade-weighted basis. Entering the third week of November 2018, the dollar stood nearly 5 percent higher than its level on January 1st. The dollar benefitted in the month leading up to this report from Brexit uncertainty in Europe and from a collapse in the oil market, which saw its value rise against petro-currencies.

Seasonality becomes an important supporting factor for the dollar approaching year-end, and especially in November. Since 2010, the dollar has averaged trade-weighted gains of 1.8 percent in November and 0.2 percent in December.

In September, Citibank said of the dollar’s 6-12-month outlook that 3-4 percent upside was likely, followed by an 11 percent loss in the long term. It predicted EUR/USD climbing as high as $1.30, from levels in the high $1.13s at the time of writing.

Like Citi, ING remain long-term bearish on the dollar. ING isn't ruling out interventions and jawboning from Washington aimed at weakening the dollar. President Trump clearly would like a far weaker currency.

J.P. Morgan said in November that the dollar would be worth slightly more in the first half of 2019, before weakening slightly in the second half of the year.

Egyptian Pound (EGP) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Egyptian Pound market updates.

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