Saudi Riyal (SAR) Exchange Rates

ISO 4217 Code

SAR

Central Bank

Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency

Website

www.sama.gov.sa

Official users

Saudi Arabia

Unofficial users

Brunei

Sub-unit

1/100 Halala

Plural

Halalas

Coins in use

5, 10, 25, 50, 100 Halala

Banknotes in use

1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 Riyal

Mint

Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency

Website

www.sama.gov.sa

The Saudi Riyal has been used as the legal currency of Saudi Arabia since the kingdom was founded in 1932. In 1986 the Riyal was pegged to the US Dollar.