Money Advice for Swazilande

Local Currency

Lilangeni (SZL)

General Advice

The currency in Swaziland is the Lilangeni and the plural is Emalangeni. Notes come in denominations of E200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 and coins come in denominations of E5, 2 and 1, and 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 cents.

Money Exchange

You can exchange money at banks and you are recommended to exchange Emalangeni back into their your currency or into South African Rand before leaving Swaziland. Rand are accepted everywhere.

ATM Availability

ATMs are not commonplace and only a few accept international credit cards. For more information check the Visa ATM locator, the MasterCard ATM locator or theAmerican Express ATM locator for the addresses of ATMs around the world.

Credit Cards

Some larger hotels, shops and restaurants accept credit cards.

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