AFN to KGS

Convert Afghan Afghani to Kyrgystani Som

1 AFN = 1.2150 KGS

Rule of thumb

When you are abroad and you just want to get a quick estimate, use this rule of thumb:

Add 20% to the Afghan Afghani (AFN) amount to get it in Kyrgystani Som (KGS)

How to convert Afghan Afghani to Kyrgystani Som

Converting currencies can be done through various channels. Currency exchange services at banks or online platforms offer a straightforward solution—simply input the amount and desired currency. Online converters and ATMs also provide convenient options, while credit cards automatically handle conversions during international transactions.

How much does it cost to convert AFN to KGS

The cost of converting AFN to KGS depends on the method chosen. Exchange services may charge fees or offer slightly different rates. Online platforms and ATMs may have transaction fees, and credit cards might include foreign transaction fees. It’s essential to compare options and consider associated costs before deciding on a conversion method.

Afghan Afghani to Kyrgystani Soms conversion rates

1 AFN1.22 KGS
5 AFN6.08 KGS
10 AFN12.15 KGS
20 AFN24.30 KGS
50 AFN60.75 KGS
100 AFN121.50 KGS
250 AFN303.76 KGS
500 AFN607.52 KGS
1000 AFN1,215.04 KGS
2000 AFN2,430.07 KGS
5000 AFN6,075.18 KGS
10000 AFN12,150.36 KGS
1 KGS0.82 AFN
5 KGS4.12 AFN
10 KGS8.23 AFN
20 KGS16.46 AFN
50 KGS41.15 AFN
100 KGS82.30 AFN
250 KGS205.76 AFN
500 KGS411.51 AFN
1000 KGS823.02 AFN
2000 KGS1,646.04 AFN
5000 KGS4,115.11 AFN
10000 KGS8,230.21 AFN

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How to transfer money? And how long does it take?

Peer-to-peer payment apps like Venmo or PayPal offer quick transactions. Wire transfers through banks are an option but can take a few days. Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin or Ethereum, provide a decentralized alternative for transferring funds globally, offering speed and some degree of anonymity.

Look out for exchange scams

Look out forDescription
Unofficial Currency ExchangesStreet individuals and kioks may offer attractive rates and/or give counterfeit currency. Use established offices for safety.
Dynamic Currency ConversionSome ATMs offer less favorable exchange rates. Opt for local currency to avoid extra fees during transactions.
Overcharging at Exchange OfficesTourist-heavy areas may charge higher fees. Compare rates and be aware of additional fees before transactions.
Fake Banknote SwitchBe cautious during exchanges to prevent scammers from switching real currency with counterfeits. Count money carefully.
Inflated CommissionsExchange offices may have hidden fees. Inquire about the total cost, including commissions, before exchanging money.
Always know exactly how the coins and notes from the currency look like. Know or ask about exchange rate and fees beforehand and count your money carefully afterwards. Look at the chart, when was the last price update? Use your calculator to verify.

Currency Information

AFN, which stands for Afghan afghani, is the official currency of Afghanistan. It is used as legal tender exclusively within the country.

KGS, which stands for Kyrgyzstani Som, is the official currency of Kyrgyzstan. It is not used as legal tender in any other countries.

Cost of Living Comparison

When it comes to daily expenses, the cost of groceries and dining out plays a significant role. Here we look at the average weekly cost for basic groceries and dining out at a mid-range restaurant dinner for two people.

LocationWeekly GroceriesDining Out for Two
Afghanistan€#N/A€#N/A
Kyrgyzstan€50€20
All numbers in Euros for easy comparison.

Keep in mind that these figures are approximations, and actual costs can vary based on specific locations and individual choices.