CNY to AUD

Convert Chinese Yuan to Australian Dollar

1 CNY = 0.2154 AUD

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 Chinese Yuan (CNY) by 10 and double it to get it in Australian Dollar (AUD)

How to convert Chinese Yuan to Australian 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 CNY to AUD

The cost of converting CNY to AUD 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.

Chinese Yuan to Australian Dollars conversion rates

1 CNY0.22 AUD
5 CNY1.08 AUD
10 CNY2.15 AUD
20 CNY4.31 AUD
50 CNY10.77 AUD
100 CNY21.54 AUD
250 CNY53.86 AUD
500 CNY107.72 AUD
1000 CNY215.44 AUD
2000 CNY430.89 AUD
5000 CNY1,077.22 AUD
10000 CNY2,154.43 AUD
1 AUD4.64 CNY
5 AUD23.21 CNY
10 AUD46.42 CNY
20 AUD92.83 CNY
50 AUD232.08 CNY
100 AUD464.16 CNY
250 AUD1,160.40 CNY
500 AUD2,320.79 CNY
1000 AUD4,641.59 CNY
2000 AUD9,283.18 CNY
5000 AUD23,207.94 CNY
10000 AUD46,415.89 CNY

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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

CNY, or the Chinese Yuan (Renminbi), is the official currency of China. It is used as legal tender in mainland China, including Hong Kong and Macau.

The AUD, or Australian Dollar, is the official currency of Australia. It can be used as legal tender in Australia, as well as its external territories including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island.

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
China€70€30
Australia€130€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.