BRL to CAD

Convert Brazilian Real to Canadian Dollar

1 BRL = 0.2700 CAD

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 Brazilian Real (BRL) by 10 and triple it to get it in Canadian Dollar (CAD)

How to convert Brazilian Real to Canadian Dollar

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 BRL to CAD

The cost of converting BRL to CAD 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.

Brazilian Real to Canadian Dollars conversion rates

1 BRL0.27 CAD
5 BRL1.35 CAD
10 BRL2.70 CAD
20 BRL5.40 CAD
50 BRL13.50 CAD
100 BRL27.00 CAD
250 BRL67.49 CAD
500 BRL134.99 CAD
1000 BRL269.97 CAD
2000 BRL539.95 CAD
5000 BRL1,349.86 CAD
10000 BRL2,699.73 CAD
1 CAD3.70 BRL
5 CAD18.52 BRL
10 CAD37.04 BRL
20 CAD74.08 BRL
50 CAD185.20 BRL
100 CAD370.41 BRL
250 CAD926.02 BRL
500 CAD1,852.04 BRL
1000 CAD3,704.08 BRL
2000 CAD7,408.15 BRL
5000 CAD18,520.38 BRL
10000 CAD37,040.76 BRL

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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

BRL is the currency code for the Brazilian Real. It is the official currency of Brazil and is accepted as legal tender only in this country.

CAD stands for the Canadian Dollar, which is the currency of Canada. It is recognized as legal tender in Canada and is widely accepted for all transactions within the country. The Canadian Dollar 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
Brazil€60€30
Canada€120€70
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.