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USD to INR - Best Rates Guide

We review US Dollar to Indian Rupee latest & historic FX rates along with recent USD/INR Trend and Alerts.

 

Latest wholesale rate

1 USD = 73.73 INR
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US Dollar to Indian Rupee
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USDINR at 73.78 is near its 90-DAY average, range 72.96-74.71.
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Comparing USD to INR Exchange Rates

You should always check the total cost for any exchange rate you are provided by banks or FX specialists. These exchange rates almost always contain a margin from the wholesale USD/INR rate ( interbank mid-rate) plus any fixed or percentage fees.

These margins and fees can vary significantly for USD to INR International Money Transfers, Travel Money and prepaid multi-currency Travel Card transactions. Also the total cost will also vary depending on the total amount being exchanged.

 
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US Dollar to Indian Rupee - Quick Conversions

USD INR
U$ 1 73.73
U$ 5 368.65
U$ 10 737.30
U$ 20 1,475
U$ 50 3,687
U$ 100 7,373
U$ 250 18,433
U$ 500 36,865
U$ 1,000 73,730
U$ 2,000 147,460
U$ 5,000 368,650
U$ 10,000 737,300
U$ 50,000 3,686,500
U$ 100,000 7,373,000
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USD INR
U$ 0.0136 ₹ 1
U$ 0.0678 ₹ 5
U$ 0.1356 ₹ 10
U$ 0.2712 ₹ 20
U$ 0.6781 ₹ 50
U$ 1.3562 ₹ 100
U$ 3.3905 ₹ 250
U$ 6.7810 ₹ 500
U$ 13.56 ₹ 1,000
U$ 27.12 ₹ 2,000
U$ 67.81 ₹ 5,000
U$ 135.62 ₹ 10,000
U$ 678.10 ₹ 50,000
U$ 1,356 ₹ 100,000
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Calculate other USD/INR amounts (from or to) at mid-market with our USD to INR Calculator .

 

US Dollar to Indian Rupee Forecasts

Since INR’s high against the US dollar in October of below 73 Indian rupee has dropped back to between 74 and 75.

At the time of writing USDINR at 74.14 is a little above its 90-DAY average, range 72.96-75.

This was after being up around 3% against the US dollar (in August) since its low of 77 versus the greenback in April and is gaining favour from bank commentators such as HSBC due to the attraction of the carry trade – the ability to earn higher interest when holding INR versus other major currencies.

Get more details in the article USD to INR Forecasts.

   

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How to get Best USD to INR Exchange Rates

There are two important ways to save on Foreign Exchange, the first is minimising unnecessary or excessive costs and fees, and the other is to transact when the exchange rate is in your favour.

Reduce Excessive costs and fees

All foreign exchange providers charge a fee for providing their service and this fee is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate).

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.

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

 

What is a good USD to INR exchange rate?

This is always a difficult question as exchange rates are influenced by many factors, so a good method to consider the US Dollar vs Indian Rupee current value is to look the USD/INR historic rate and change over a range of periods.

The following table looks at the change in the USD to INR exchange rate over periods from the previous week back to the last 10 years.

USD/INRChangePeriod
73.9613
24 Nov 2020
0.7% ▼1 Week
74.6355
01 Nov 2020
1.6% ▼30 Days
73.2488
02 Sep 2020
0.3% ▲90 Days
71.6350
02 Dec 2019
2.5% ▲1 Year
66.7084
03 Dec 2015
10.1% ▲5 Years
45.0986
04 Dec 2010
62.9% ▲10 Years

USD/INR 10 year historic rates & change to 01-Dec-2020 : 73.4453

 
   

Will the US Dollar rise against the Indian Rupee?

It is almost impossible to predict what an exchange rate will do in the future, the best approach is to monitor the currency markets and transact when an exchange rate moves in your favour.

To help with this you can add USD/INR to your BestExchangeRates My Rates Watchlist to track and benefit from currency movements.

 

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Rather than requiring you to set a target rate, our rate alerts work differently. We check for daily high/lows and changes (up/down) over a range of periods up to 90 days rather than requiring you to set target rates.