Thailand the payments can be done in the local
currency, only. The best Thailand exchange rate is
offered by banks, in Bangkok the exchange rate being
much more favourable then in other cities.
the week, the banks are opened from 8.30 to 15.30.
There is also a net of exchange rate with the
Exchange sign on them, which are opened from 8.30 to
It is recommended to change the foreign
currency in travel checks than Baht in cash. In the
airports the exchange rate is not favourable.
it is necessary, you can change minim amounts. There
works the police for tourists in Thailand, in case
that you feel ripped off you can ask them to help
have the best exchange rate and if you remain with
Baht only, you can change the money at bank only, a
Euro being equivalent with about 48 Baht and 100
Baht being equivalent with two Euros. The Thailand
Baht is divided in 100 satang.
certainly not have problems regarding the money’s exchange,
in this country being more than 3000 ATMs and a trustful
house exchange net.
The exchange rate is about 40 Baht for one American
advantageous exchange you will meet for the travel
checks. Although the Euro is more and ore
implemented, the American dollar continues to remain
the favourite exchange rate.
minute of telephonic conversation in Europe costs
around 17 baht, the same as a letter.
variation starts from two dollars and gets till its
multiplication of thousands of times.
The stores’ doors open at 10 in the morning and
close at 10 in the night, and at markets as well as
in smaller stores is recommended to negotiate with a
smile on your face.
A pound sterling
values 50.35 baht, a Korean won 0.0233 baht, a Japanese yen
36.54 baht, a Swiss franc values 30.06 baht, a Danish krone
values 5.41 baht, an Australian dollar 28.86, a Brunei
dollar 22.8 baht, a Singapore dollar 23.35 baht, a New
Zeeland dollar 22.95 baht and a Canadian dollar 30.93 baht.
conversion are relative and with fluctuations.
Thailand exchange rates are: an Indian rupee values
0.6 baht, an Indonesian rupiah 2.08 baht, a Chinese
yuan 4.23, a Malaysian ringgit 9.27, a Qatar riyal
6.92, a Danish krone 5.41, a Bahrain dinar 57.41, an
Omani rial 56.6, A Swedish krona 4.3 baht, a United
Arab Emirate Dirham 7.02 baht and a Norwegian krone
values 5.16 baht.
change the foreign currency at the hotels’ banks but
with higher commissions). Outside the big cities and
tourist zones, the banknotes with a value higher
than $500 are more difficult to be exchanged so it’s
better to have small change with you.
recommended to have MasterCard, American Express and Visa
with you, ATMs being present in all the big cities. If you
want to avoid the additional charge of the exchange rate you
should have travels checks.