Money: The Saudi currency is the Riyal (SAR), divided into 100 halala. Foreign currency can be changed at banks and exchange bureaux. Banking hours are generally Saturday to Wednesday from 8am to 12pm. Some banks also choose to open again later in the afternoon and stay open into the evening, from 5pm to 8pm. All major credit cards are accepted at shops, hotels, and restaurants in Saudi Arabia. ATMs are widely available.

Currency Exchange Rates

SAR 1.00 = AED 0.98 AUD 0.38 CAD 0.36 EUR 0.24 NZD 0.40 GBP 0.21 USD 0.27 ZAR 3.83

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.