BWP to SHP

Convert Botswana Pula to Saint Helena Pound

1 BWP = 0.0921 SHP

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 Botswana Pula (BWP) by 100 and multiply by 9 to get it in Saint Helena Pound (SHP)

How to convert Botswana Pula to Saint Helena Pound

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 BWP to SHP

The cost of converting BWP to SHP 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.

Botswana Pula to Saint Helena Pounds conversion rates

1 BWP0.09 SHP
5 BWP0.46 SHP
10 BWP0.92 SHP
20 BWP1.84 SHP
50 BWP4.60 SHP
100 BWP9.21 SHP
250 BWP23.02 SHP
500 BWP46.04 SHP
1000 BWP92.09 SHP
2000 BWP184.18 SHP
5000 BWP460.45 SHP
10000 BWP920.90 SHP
1 SHP10.86 BWP
5 SHP54.29 BWP
10 SHP108.59 BWP
20 SHP217.18 BWP
50 SHP542.95 BWP
100 SHP1,085.90 BWP
250 SHP2,714.74 BWP
500 SHP5,429.49 BWP
1000 SHP10,858.98 BWP
2000 SHP21,717.96 BWP
5000 SHP54,294.90 BWP
10000 SHP108,589.79 BWP

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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

BWP stands for Botswana Pula. It is the official currency of Botswana, a country located in Southern Africa. The BWP can only be used as legal tender within Botswana.

SHP stands for Saint Helena Pound, the currency of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha. It can be used as legal tender only in these territories.

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
Botswana€50€30
Saint Helena€#N/A€#N/A
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.