Currency for Luxembourg
The Euro (EUR) is now the official currency of Luxembourg. Luxembourg's prior currency, the Belgian Francs, has now been phased out as legal tender and is no longer accepted.
Euro Currency Denominations
Note Currency 5.00 Euro's - 10.00 Euro's - 20.00 Euro's - 50.00 Euro's - 100.00 Euro's - 200 Euro's and 500 Euro's
1 Euro Cent - 2 Euro Cents -1.00 Euro Coin - 2.00 Euro Coin - 5 Euro Cents - 10 Euro Cents - 20 Euro Cents and 50 Euro Cents
Credit Cards accepted
The following credit cards are accepted MasterCard and Visa as well as others major credit cards including Euro cheque cards. Always check with your credit card company for details of merchant acceptability and other services which may be available before you go on holiday or travel abroad / overseas
Traveller's cheques are accepted in all banks and bureaus, though to avoid any extra service charges it is recommended that the cheques are in either US Dollars, Pounds Sterling or Euros. ATMs are available in most towns.
Currency restrictions - There are no restrictions on the import and export of either local or foreign currency.
Bank Opening Hours - Mon - Fri 9 am and 12 noon and between 2 pm and 4 pm
In Luxembourg, you can exchange your currency at most Banks as well as many exchange bureaus that you will find in popular areas, such as Esch-sur-Alzette, Dudelange, Schifflange, Bettembourg and Pétange. In most banks when you are exchanging currency, you will need your passport. If you do not have this with you, then the bank may refuse to exchange your currency.