What does XPF stand for in money?

What is the best currency to take to Tahiti?

What does XPF stand for in money?

CFP franc
The CFP franc (XPF) is the official currency of French Polynesia and its neighboring French protectorates. CFP stands for Central Pacific franc and is also known as the “franc Pacifique.”

What is the currency XPF in Bora Bora?

the Pacific Franc
In the French Polynesian Islands, including Bora Bora, they use the Pacific Franc which has the code XPF. If you go to a currency conversion website like XE you will be able to get an accurate rate for today. As a rough guide $1USD is about 90XPF.

Where is XPF used?

New CaledoniaFrench PolynesiaWallis and Futuna
CFP franc/Countries

What is the best currency to take to Tahiti?

Euros and US Dollars are not widely accepted in the islands; therefore, local currency is best. We recommend exchanging your currency at the Los Angeles International Airport, or at a bank or ATM when you arrive in Tahiti. Bank ATMs are available at the airport in Papeete as well as on most of the major islands.

Can I use US dollars in French Polynesia?

U.S. dollar and European euro notes (but not coins) are widely accepted as cash in the islands, although at less favorable exchange rates than at banks. You will probably get a more favorable rate if you change your money in French Polynesia rather than before leaving home.

How much is a French franc?

0.168226 USD
Convert French Franc to US Dollar

1 FRF 0.168226 USD
5 FRF 0.841132 USD
10 FRF 1.68226 USD
25 FRF 4.20566 USD

How can I get money from Tahiti?

The easiest and best way to get local currency is from an ATM, known as a billetterie in French and sometimes referred to in English as a “cash machine” or “cashpoint.” Banque de Polynésie, Banque Socredo, and Banque de Tahiti have offices with ATMs on the main islands, and many post offices have billetteries that …