CNY to ETB

Convert Chinese Yuan to Ethiopian Birr

1 CNY = 7.8820 ETB

Rule of thumb

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

Multiply the amount in Chinese Yuan (CNY) by 8 to get it in Ethiopian Birr (ETB)

How to convert Chinese Yuan to Ethiopian Birr

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 ETB

The cost of converting CNY to ETB 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 Ethiopian Birrs conversion rates

1 CNY7.88 ETB
5 CNY39.41 ETB
10 CNY78.82 ETB
20 CNY157.64 ETB
50 CNY394.10 ETB
100 CNY788.20 ETB
250 CNY1,970.50 ETB
500 CNY3,941.00 ETB
1000 CNY7,882.01 ETB
2000 CNY15,764.02 ETB
5000 CNY39,410.04 ETB
10000 CNY78,820.09 ETB
1 ETB0.13 CNY
5 ETB0.63 CNY
10 ETB1.27 CNY
20 ETB2.54 CNY
50 ETB6.34 CNY
100 ETB12.69 CNY
250 ETB31.72 CNY
500 ETB63.44 CNY
1000 ETB126.87 CNY
2000 ETB253.74 CNY
5000 ETB634.36 CNY
10000 ETB1,268.71 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 ETB, also known as the Ethiopian Birr, is the legal currency of Ethiopia. It is used as legal tender throughout the country and is regulated by the National Bank of Ethiopia.

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
Ethiopia€60€20
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.