ARS to ZAR

Convert Argentine Peso to South African Rand

1 ARS = 0.0218 ZAR

Rule of thumb

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

Divide the amount in Argentine Peso (ARS) by 100 and double it to get it in South African Rand (ZAR)

How to convert Argentine Peso to South African Rand

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 ARS to ZAR

The cost of converting ARS to ZAR 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.

Argentine Peso to South African Rands conversion rates

1 ARS0.02 ZAR
5 ARS0.11 ZAR
10 ARS0.22 ZAR
20 ARS0.44 ZAR
50 ARS1.09 ZAR
100 ARS2.18 ZAR
250 ARS5.44 ZAR
500 ARS10.89 ZAR
1000 ARS21.78 ZAR
2000 ARS43.55 ZAR
5000 ARS108.88 ZAR
10000 ARS217.76 ZAR
1 ZAR45.92 ARS
5 ZAR229.61 ARS
10 ZAR459.22 ARS
20 ZAR918.43 ARS
50 ZAR2,296.08 ARS
100 ZAR4,592.16 ARS
250 ZAR11,480.39 ARS
500 ZAR22,960.78 ARS
1000 ZAR45,921.55 ARS
2000 ZAR91,843.10 ARS
5000 ZAR229,607.75 ARS
10000 ZAR459,215.51 ARS

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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

The ARS, also known as the Argentine Peso, is the official currency of Argentina. It is widely accepted and used as legal tender throughout the country.

The ZAR, also known as the South African Rand, is the currency of South Africa. It is accepted as legal tender in this country only.

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
Argentina€50€30
South Africa€50€30
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.