What is Iranian currency, Rial or Toman?
Symbol of Iranian currency is Rial ( shown with ریال ) and currency code is IRR. The banknotes are 5000, 1000, 20000, 50000, 100000, 500000 and 100000 Rials. You see coins in value of 1000, 2000 and 5000 Rials. In daily life almost always people talk about Toman. Toman is just another way to tell the price of goods and services. The cost of One Toman is 10 Rials.
There is Check_pul (check money) it works like a traveler’s check but doesn’t have a name written on it. The most common of check_puls are 500000 and 100000 Rials.The exchange rate in Iran is 6000 Rials(600 Toman) to 10000 Rials. There are so many ATMs all around the cities but they cannot be used for foreigner’s accounts.
How can convert Iranian Rials and United States Dollars?
In Iran generally the cost of one dollar is 13000 Toman (120000 Rials).
How and where to exchange money in Tehran and Iran?
- Airports and borders such as Emam_Khomeini_Airport
- Exchange Stores in Tehran located at Ferdosi Street
- Ask Google and open your Google map and search the word Exchange and it’ll show you nearby exchanges.
How can I do safe currency exchange in Iran?
Pay attention, don’t your exchange on the street from peddlers, they may trick you and give you fewer Rials than you must get. When you go to exchange stores, they have license from the central bank and provide exchange services.
How much money can I exchange?
How much you want but if you don’t own any debit card you have to exchange in several stores.