In South Korea the following currency is used:
- The South Korean won (KRW): this currency is devided in 100 Jeon. You can recognise the currency by the symbol ₩.
You probably need to change money when traveling to South Korea. You might want to consider not to bring to much money. A credit card usualy is the easiest way to pay abroad. Withdrawing money at a local ATM is an other option. We strongly advise you to check the possibilities and international fees and charges of your bank or credit card company.
Exchange rates South Korean won
We don't have any recent information on the exchange rate of the South Korean won