CAD to AED

Convert Canadian Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham

1 CAD = 2.7238 AED

Rule of thumb

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

Triple the amount in Canadian Dollar (CAD to get it in United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED))

How to convert Canadian Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham

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 CAD to AED

The cost of converting CAD to AED 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.

Canadian Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirhams conversion rates

1 CAD2.72 AED
5 CAD13.62 AED
10 CAD27.24 AED
20 CAD54.48 AED
50 CAD136.19 AED
100 CAD272.38 AED
250 CAD680.96 AED
500 CAD1,361.92 AED
1000 CAD2,723.84 AED
2000 CAD5,447.67 AED
5000 CAD13,619.18 AED
10000 CAD27,238.36 AED
1 AED0.37 CAD
5 AED1.84 CAD
10 AED3.67 CAD
20 AED7.34 CAD
50 AED18.36 CAD
100 AED36.71 CAD
250 AED91.78 CAD
500 AED183.56 CAD
1000 AED367.13 CAD
2000 AED734.26 CAD
5000 AED1,835.65 CAD
10000 AED3,671.29 CAD

Top Currency Pairings for Canadian Dollar


AED to CAD

CAD to USD

CAD to EUR

CAD to GBP

CAD to JPY

CAD to AUD

CAD to CHF

CAD to CNY

CAD to INR

CAD to MXN

CAD to BRL

CAD to SGD
Looking for another CAD currency pair?

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

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.

AED stands for United Arab Emirates Dirham. It is the official currency of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The AED can be used as legal tender in the UAE, which includes seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah, and Fujairah.

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
Canada€120€70
United Arab Emirates€80€60
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.